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Published by Doubleday .
Written in English

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ContributionsDavid J. O"Brien (Editor), Thomas A. Shannon (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages598
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Open LibraryOL7437404M
ISBN 100385129548
ISBN 109780385129541

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The earth, the Bible reminds us, is a gift to all creatures, to "all living beings–all mortal creatures that are on earth" (Gn ). People share the earth with other creatures. But humans, made in the image and likeness of God, are called in a special way to "cultivate and care for it" (Gn ). Renewing the Earth book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for s: 0. Renewing the Earth Paperback – Janu by United States Catholic Conference (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide 4/5(1). Renewing the Earth: An Invitation to Reflection and Action on Environment in Light of Catholic Social Teaching: a Pastoral Statement of the United States Catholic Conference, Novem United States Catholic Conference. USCCB Publishing, - Religion - 14 pages. 0 Reviews. .

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  Renew the Earth, a New York based (c)(3), is organized exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes. Specifically, we want to encourage the international exchange of ideas, information, and successful actions that transition from a fossil-based economy to one based on renewable energies; solar, wind, hydro, geothermal. David Atkinson is the Bishop of Thetford and an outstanding moral theologian and ethicist. A chemist before he was a priest, he taught ethics and psychology at Corpus Christi College, Oxford. He is the author of numerous books in the field of pastoral theology and was one of the editors of The New Dictionary of Christian Ethics and Pastoral. Renewing the face of the earth, then, is an enterprise not of imposing some private human vision on a passive nature but of living in such a way as to bring more clearly to light the interconnectedness of all things and their dependence on what we cannot finally master or understand.   David Atkinson is a member of the Society of Ordained Scientists, and has recently retired as Bishop of his background is in organic chemistry and X-ray crystallography, several issues persuaded him to write this book, which has as its subtitle 'A theological and pastoral response to climate change'.