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Title Sacred acts : how churches are working to protect Earth's climate / [compiled and edited by] Mallory McDuff ; foreword by Bill McKibben.
Published Gabriola, BC : New Society Publishers, c2012.
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 Floor2  BT695.5 .S198 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 259 p. : ill., maps 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-247) and index.
Contents Introduction: A Pentecost moment of change / Mallory McDuff -- Food, faith and a catechesis of taste: resisting the junk food of empire / Ragan Sutterfield -- Beyond belief: effective religious leadership on energy and climate change / Fletcher Harper -- Life is changed, not ended: natural burial, conservation and climate / Mallory McDuff -- At the intersection of belief and knowledge: climate science and our Christian faith / Katharine Hayhoe -- In God's garden: living the good news in a changing climate / Norman Wirzba -- Birds of the air: preaching, climate change and anxiety / Brian Cole -- From church sanctuaries to the steps of the capitol: faithful advocacy for a coal-free Washington / LeeAnne Beres and Jessie Dye -- Turning over the money tables: the economy, green jobs and congregations / Michele McGeoy -- Cross in the mountains: mountaintop removal in Appalachia / John S. Rausch -- Faith and flight: immigration, the church and the climate / Jill Rios -- For the health of all: faith communities and environmental justice / Peggy M. Shepard -- Responding in times of disaster: pray without ceasing / Mitch Hescox -- Conclusion: On Earth as it is in Heaven / Mallory McDuff -- Afterword: The power of ideas / Sally Bingham.
Subject Ecotheology.
Church work.
Environmental protection.
Christian stewardship.
Climatic changes -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Related Names McDuff, Mallory D.
ISBN 0865717001 (pbk.)
9780865717008 (pbk.)
9781550925012 (eisbn)
1550925016 (eisbn)
OCLC number 756582023