SCHOLARLY RESOURCES

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Scholarly Articles 

 

Berry, Wendell. 2002. Christianity and the Survival of Creation. In The Art of the Commonplace. Edited by Norman Wirzba. Berkeley: Counterpoint, pp. 305–20. [Google Scholar

 

DeWitt, Calvin B. 2000. Creation’s Environmental Challenge to Evangelical Christianity. In The Care of Creation: Focusing Concern and Action. Edited by R. J. Berry. Leicester: InterVarsity, pp. 60–73. [Google Scholar

 

Habel, Norman C. 2008. Introducing Ecological Hermeneutics. In Exploring Ecological Hermeneutics. Edited by Norman C. Habel and Peter Trudinger. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, pp. 1–8. [Google Scholar

 

Johnson, J. 2019. Ecofaith: Reading Scripture in an Era of Ecological Crisis. Religions 10(3), 154. [Google Scholar] 

 

Lucas, Ernest. 1999. The New Testament Teaching on the Environment. Transformation 6: 93–99. [Google Scholar] [CrossRef

 

Moo, Douglas J. 2006. Nature in the New Creation: New Testament Eschatology and the Environment. JETS 49: 449–88. [Google Scholar

 

Pope Francis. On Care For Our Common Home.  Encylical Letter “Laudato Si’ of the Holy Father Francis.  Retrieved on January 8, 2020 from http://www.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/encyclicals/documents/papa-francesco_20150524_enciclica-laudato-si.html 

 

Rossing, Barbara. 2010. God Laments with Us: Climate Change, Apocalypse and the Urgent Kairos Moment. Ecumenical Review 62: 119–30. [Google Scholar] [CrossRef

 

Theokritoff, Elizabeth. 2017. Green Patriarch, Green Patristics: Reclaiming the Deep Ecology of Christian Tradition. Religions 8: 116. [Google Scholar] [CrossRef

 

Watson, Francis. 2010. In the Beginning: Irenaeus, Creation and the Environment. In Ecological Hermeneutics: Biblical, Historical and Theological Perspectives. Edited by David G. Horrell, Cherryl Hunt, Christopher Southgate and Francesca Stavrakopoulou. London and New York: T&T Clark, pp. 127–39. [Google Scholar

 

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Books 

 

Bauckham, Richard. 2010. The Bible and Ecology: Rediscovering the Community of Creation. Waco: Baylor University Press. [Google Scholar

 

Bauckham, Richard. 2011. Living with Other Creatures: Green Exegesis and Theology. Waco: Baylor University Press. [Google Scholar

 

Davis, Ellen F. 2009. Scripture, Culture and Agriculture: An Agrarian Reading of the Bible. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Google Scholar

 

Fretheim, Terence. 2005. God and World in the Old Testament: A Relational Theology of Creation. Nashville: Abingdon. [Google Scholar

 

Habel, Norman C. 2001. The Earth Story in the Psalms and Prophets. The Earth Bible Series 4; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press. [Google Scholar

 

Habel, Norman C. 2009. An Inconvenient Text: Is A Green Reading of the Bible Possible. Adalaide: ATF Press. [Google Scholar

 

Hessel, Dieter T., and Rosemary Radford Ruether, eds. 2000. Christianity and Ecology: Seeking the Well-Being of Earth and Humans. Cambridge: Harvard University Center for the Study of World Religions Publications. [Google Scholar

 

Law, Jeremy. 2010. Jürgen Moltmann’s Ecological Hermeneutic. In Ecological Hermeneutics: Biblical, Historical and Theological Perspectives. Edited by David G. Horrell, Cherryl Hunt, Christopher Southgate and Francesca Stavrakopoulou. New York: T&T Clark. [Google Scholar

 

Leese, J. J. Johnson. 2018. Christ, Creation and the Cosmic Goal of Redemption: A Study of Pauline Creation Theology as Read by Irenaeus and Applied to Ecotheology. New York: T&T Clark. [Google Scholar

 

Manning, Russell R., ed. 2013. The Oxford Handbook of Natural Theology. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Google Scholar

 

Moltmann, Jürgen. 1985. God in Creation: The Gifford Lectures 1984–1985: An Ecological Doctrine of Creation. Translated by M. Kohl. London: SCM. [Google Scholar

 

Snyder, Howard A., and Joel Scandrett. 2011. Salvation Means Creation Healed: The Ecology of Sin and Grace, Overcoming the Divorce between Earth and Heaven. Eugene: Cascade Books. [Google Scholar

 

Southgate, Christopher. 2008. The Groaning of Creation: God, Evolution, and the Problem of Evil. Louisville: Westminster John Knox. [Google Scholar

 

Wirzba, Norman. 2015. From Nature to Creation: A Christian Vision for Understanding and Loving Our World. The Church and Modern Culture. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic. [Google Scholar]