By Denis Edwards
The harm people are doing to the ambience, the seas, the rivers, the land, and the lifestyles- sorts of the planet is severe and lethal. It constitutes a challenge that calls for al of humanity's knowledge, ingenuity, and dedication. the entire human group should be concerned about the reaction to this difficulty - old and young, men and women, farmers, politicians, gardeners, lecturers, planners, scientists, engineers, artists, developers, chefs, and theologians. In Earth Revealing - Earth Healing, the authors try to clarify the way Christian theology opens out right into a theology of Earth revealing and demanding situations us in the direction of a tradition of Earth healing.
Earth Revealing - Earth Healing bargains a rethinking of theology as an important a part of the rethinking that the human neighborhood needs to do in its stance towards construction. conscious that a few theological attitudes have contributed to exploitative attitudes and to ignore for the great of the planet, the members also are confident that the biblical and theological culture has assets that may be retrieved and built as an ecological theology. this kind of theology can give a contribution to the therapeutic of our planet.
The chapters of Earth Revealing - Earth Healing stretch throughout a couple of theological sub- disciplines and similar components. one of the views from the Christian theological culture, there are reflections at the theology of the Trinity, Christology, Christian anthropology, the theology of the Holy Spirit, and modern feminist theology. There also are extra common philosophical and cultural views, together with discussions of position and of panorama traditions. eventually there are functional views, together with discussions of globalization, the problem of ache and bioethics.
Essays and individuals are The panorama culture: A Broader imaginative and prescient for Ecotheology," through Stephen Downs; *Globalization and Ecology, - by way of Christine Burke, IBVM; *'For Your Immortal Spirit Is in al Things': The Holy Spirit in construction, - through Denis Edwards; *Enfleshing the Human: An Earth-Revealing, Earth-Healing Christology, - through Duncan Reid; *God's Shattering Otherness: The Trinity and Earth's therapeutic, - by way of Patricia Fox, RSM; *Embracing Unloveliness: Exploring Theology from the Dung heap, - by way of Lorna Hallahan; *Up shut and private: in spite of everything, topic issues, - via Anthony Lowes; *The courting cover: Feminism and the therapeutic of Nature, - by way of Lucy Larkin; *A well timed Reminder: Humanity and Ecology within the mild of Christian desire, - by way of Gregory Brett, CM; *Ecotheology as a Plea for position, - via Phillip Tolliday; *Situating Humanity: Theological Anthropology within the Context of the Ecological hindrance, - by means of James McEvoy; and *Bioethics, Ecology, and Theology, - through Andrew Dutney.
Denis Edwards is a senior lecturer in systematic theology at Catholic Theological university and within the ecumenical consortium on the Adelaide university of Divinity, Flinders college. He has written different books on theology and is a clergyman of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide.
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