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Ecological Theology: Roots in Tradition, Liturgical and Ethical Practice for Today

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Often it is claimed that themes occasionally present in Christianity such as anthropocentrism, ecological alienation, and redemption as a world-escaping disembodied immortality, translated directly into large-scale abuse of nature and subsequent ecological crisis. Such a view is too simplistic, however. Instead the present environmental and ecological crisis may be primarily traced to cultural, economic, and technological developments of the last 500 years. Indeed, within Christian monasticism, ecofeminism, covenantal ethics, and cosmic christology, one finds ample resources for the transformation of human attitudes towards nature and a brighter ecological future.
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Keywords: consumerism; covenantal ethics; ecofeminism; monasticism

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Graduate Theological Union at Berkeley, California

Publication date: September 1, 2003

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