Byron Smith

Byron Smith recently completed a PhD thesis in theological ethics through the University of Edinburgh on emotional responses to climate change, after receiving honours degrees from Moore College and Sydney University. He is currently Assistant Pastor at St George’s Anglican Church, Paddington.

Byron frequently speaks and writes to Christians about following Jesus in the context of climate change and ecological degradation. He has authored a number of scholarly articles and book chapters, is a climate consultant for Common Grace (an Australian Christian justice movement), a regular panellist on Ecofaith on the Air (radio show), and has joined in creative peaceful actions against new coal projects and also in support of people seeking asylum.