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Jewish-Catholic Dialogue and the Environment

Pope Francis released an encyclical (authoritative Catholic teaching) about the environment.  Known as Laudate Si’, the encyclical describes the interconnectedness of people and the environment and calls for curbing climate change.  In connection with this document, COEJL developed the Guide … Read more »
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Jewish and Interfaith Climate Resources

2015 / 5775: COEJL and our partners are busily preparing for Pope Francis’s encyclical on climate change (known in Latin as Laudato Sii and his first authoritative teaching), due out on June 18th. With all the media buzz, and a … Read more »
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Protect Our Nation’s Drinking Water JCPA and COEJL Support the EPA’s New WOTUS Rule

Washington, D.C. – The Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA) and its initiative, the Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life (COEJL), strongly support the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new rule clarifying the definition of “Waters of the United States” … Read more »
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