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The Resource Sacred acts : how churches are working to protect earth's climate, [compiled and edited by] Mallory McDuff ; foreword by Bill McKibben

Sacred acts : how churches are working to protect earth's climate, [compiled and edited by] Mallory McDuff ; foreword by Bill McKibben

Label
Sacred acts : how churches are working to protect earth's climate
Title
Sacred acts
Title remainder
how churches are working to protect earth's climate
Statement of responsibility
[compiled and edited by] Mallory McDuff ; foreword by Bill McKibben
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sacred Acts documents stories and strategies of people of faith working to define a new environmental movement, where honoring the Creator means protecting the planet. This unique anthology celebrates the diverse actions taken by churches to address climate change through stewardship, spirituality, advocacy and justice
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
261.8/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
BT695.5
LC item number
.S198 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McDuff, Mallory D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ecotheology
  • Church work
  • Environmental protection
  • Christian stewardship
  • Climatic changes
  • Christian stewardship
  • Church work
  • Ecotheology
  • Environmental protection
Label
Sacred acts : how churches are working to protect earth's climate, [compiled and edited by] Mallory McDuff ; foreword by Bill McKibben
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • Introduction:
  • 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:
  • A Pentecost moment of change
  • On Earth as it is in Heaven
  • Mallory McDuff
  • Afterword:
  • The power of ideas
  • Sally Bingham
  • 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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 259 p.
Isbn
9780865717008
Lccn
2012397946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780865717008
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • 3315638
  • (OCoLC)756582023
  • (OCoLC)ocn756582023
  • 1900414
  • 3315638
Label
Sacred acts : how churches are working to protect earth's climate, [compiled and edited by] Mallory McDuff ; foreword by Bill McKibben
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • Introduction:
  • 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:
  • A Pentecost moment of change
  • On Earth as it is in Heaven
  • Mallory McDuff
  • Afterword:
  • The power of ideas
  • Sally Bingham
  • 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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 259 p.
Isbn
9780865717008
Lccn
2012397946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780865717008
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • 3315638
  • (OCoLC)756582023
  • (OCoLC)ocn756582023
  • 1900414
  • 3315638

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