By Peter Scott

ISBN-10: 0521527171

ISBN-13: 9780521527170

ISBN-10: 0521641659

ISBN-13: 9780521641654

This publication argues that the trendy separation of humanity from nature will be traced to the displacement of the triune God. finding the resource of our present ecological drawback during this separation, Peter Scott argues that it may well basically be healed inside theology, via a revival of a Trinitarian doctrine of construction interacting with political philosophies of ecology. Drawing insights from deep ecology, ecofeminism, and social and socialist ecologies, Scott proposes a typical realm of God, nature and humanity. either Trinitarian and political, the theology of this universal realm is labored out via connection with Christ and Spirit. Christ's resurrection is gifted because the liberation and renewal of ecological kinfolk in nature and society, the circulation of the Holy Spirit is known because the renewal of fellowship among humanity and nature via ecological democracy, and the Eucharist is proposed because the central political source Christianity deals for an ecological age.

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