Philadelphia Tribune: Interfaith tree-blessing with focus on climate change

Dec 7, 2016 | In the News, State Press Clips, What's New

By Arlene Edmonds | December 2, 2016

The Philadelphia chapter of Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (PAIPL) was among those who participated in blessing new trees along Germantown Avenue. The event brought together Christian, Jewish, Muslim and other faith communities…

…“We thought that the tree planting was a concrete way to bring people of many faiths together to focus on what we can do about climate change,” said the Rev. Cheryl Pyrch, one of the local leaders of the Philadelphia PAIPL chapter. She is also the pastor of the Summit Presbyterian Church in Mount Airy. Read More

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