Church bells toll for environment

St. Peter's, Beverly 350 Rings Beverly third grader William Talbot rings the bell at St. Peter's Church in Beverly, assisted by parish treasurer Godfrey Perrott.

"We've been given the planet by God to care for, and we haven't done a very good job," the Rev. Manny Faria of St. Peter's Church in Beverly tells the Salem News.

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Church bells normally ring on Sunday mornings to call the faithful to worship, but during the last week in November, many Episcopal churches will ring their bells 350 times in a symbolic action to call for an end to climate warming.

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