Grace United Methodist Church
216 State St.
Harrisburg, PA, 17101
Date(s) - 03/21/2016
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
A coalition of faith community groups and leaders is joining to work toward a MORALtorium on new drilling in Pennsylvania.
9:00 Lobby Training at Grace UMC
10:15 inter-religious service of hope and courage at Grace United Methodist Church
11:00 Rally and Press conference in the Rotunda of the Capitol Building
12:00 – 4:00 Meet in pairs with legislators (make an appointment by calling yours and asking for one!)
As people of faith we are seeking
- A MORALtorium on any new wells that involve hydraulic fracturing
- Full funding for the examination of existing PA wells to monitor for methane leaks polluting he air and gas leaks polluting the water.
- Full funding for the cleanup of contaminated wells with which cause health and safety problems for Pennsylvanians.
- Support for renewable energy jobs.
- Retraining workers who are displaced from fossil fuel-related jobs for the emerging renewable energy sector.
- Benedictine Sisters of Erie
- Benedictines for Peace, Erie PA
- PA Council of Churches
- The Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania
- PA IPL
- Pax Christi Pittsburgh
- Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania
- Sierra Club
- The Shalom Center
- Sisters of St. Joseph
- Pennsylvanians Against Fracking
- Allegheny County Clean Air Now
- The Thomas Merton Center
- Physicians for Social Responsibility, Philadelphia
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