EcoJustice: Day of Inspiration
May 19, 2017
Join the Diocese of California for a two day event on protecting and celebrating the environment led by the Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church along with Bishop of California Marc Andrus and Dean of Grace Cathedral Malcolm Clemens Young.
Thursday, May 18 | Concert for EcoJustice| Grace Cathedral, San Francisco | 8 pm
Friday, May 19 | Day of Inspiration | Grace Cathedral, San Francisco | 3 to 9 pm
3 to 5 pm – EcoJustice Panel in the Chapel of Grace
- John A. Powell, Haas Chancellor’s Chair in Equity and Inclusion at the Haas Institute for Fair and Inclusive Society
- Aaron Grizzell, Executive Director, Northern California Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Foundation
- Nicolette Hahn Niman, Owner and Rancher, Niman Ranch
- Grace Aheron, activist and board member of Cultivate
Moderator: Bishop Marc Andrus, Bishop of California
5 to 6:30 pm – Pre-Eucharist reception on the Cathedral Plaza with Presiding Bishop Michael Curry
7 to 9 pm – Eucharist with Presiding Bishop Michael Curry
Saturday, May 20 | Day of Action | Golden Gate Overlook, San Francisco | 9 to 11 am
The day begins with an Eco-Confirmation at the Golden Gate Overlook in the Presidio, officiated by Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, where confirmands will affirm their commitment both to the church and to the Earth. The rest of the day, everyone is invited to participate in family-friendly activities and actions across the Bay Area that put EcoJustice into action.