‘Stewards of Eden’

‘Stewards of Eden’

Sandra Richter has crafted a treasure for the church and anyone interested in the long-term welfare of the earth in her latest book, Stewards of Eden: What Scripture Says About The Environment And Why It Matters. Riveting from beginning to end, I could hardly put the...
Can the Ground Cry Out? Scripture Says Yes

Can the Ground Cry Out? Scripture Says Yes

Does the earth feel pain? Can it groan and cry out to God? Can the earth curse us for our crimes? It would seem so, and not just because ecologists, moralists and Pope Francis are saying so. Scripture itself seems to say so. There are some very revealing lines in the...
US Leads World in Plastic Waste Generation

US Leads World in Plastic Waste Generation

The U.S. is the world’s leading producer of plastic waste by volume, the largest plastic waste producer per capita and the second-largest exporter of plastic waste, according to a report published in Science Advances on Oct. 28. Globally, there was a 26% increase in...