Charles Redfern

Writer, activist, and clergyman

Charles Redfern is a veteran clergyman, journalist, and community leader. He has written extensively about the intersection of religion, culture, and politics, focusing on the growing concern for the environment and social justice among evangelical Christians. His articles have been published in (now Hartford FAVs), Huffington Post, Truthout, Christian Ethics Today, the Sojourners web site, StackStreet, and Beloved Planet. He has served on a variety of local, state and national boards – including Hebron’s Ethics Study Committee and Green Committee, the steering committee for The Connecticut Roundtable on Climate and Jobs, the Inter-Religious Eco-Justice Network, and Democrats For Life. He has been a spokesman and panelist at state and national gatherings on religion and climate change. He can be reached at