Spiritual Ecology: The Cry of the Earth

Spiritual Ecology: The Cry of the Earth


The first version of this booklet fostered the emergence of the "Spiritual Ecology Movement," which acknowledges the necessity for a non secular reaction to our current ecological main issue. It drew an overwhelmingly optimistic reaction from readers, lots of whom are asking the easy query, "What am i able to do?" This moment elevated version bargains new chapters, together with from more youthful authors who're placing the foundations of religious ecology into motion, operating with their fingers in addition to their hearts. it is usually a brand new preface and revised bankruptcy by way of Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee, that reference significant fresh occasions: the e-book of Pope Francis's encyclical, "On deal with Our universal Home," which introduced into the mainstream the concept that "the ecological hindrance is largely a non secular problem"; and the 2015 Paris weather switch convention, which observed representatives from approximately two hundred international locations come jointly to deal with worldwide warming, together with religion leaders from many traditions. Bringing jointly voices from Buddhism, Sufism, Christianity, and local American traditions, in addition to from physics, deep psychology, and different environmental disciplines, this ebook calls on us to re-examine our underlying attitudes and ideology concerning the Earth and get up to our non secular in addition to actual tasks towards the planet.

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