Earth Gospel: A Guide to Prayer for God's Creation
Earth Gospel A Guide to Prayer for God's Creation Author:Sam Hamilton-Poore Experts warn that the earth is in a state of environmental crisis. Faced with dilemmas such as global warming, soil erosion, air and water pollution, and rapid extinction of species, how might Christians respond? Aware that much action is required, Sam Hamilton-Poore maintains that a Christian response includes the "work" of prayer, "for prayer ... more »is itself a way of taking action."
To support believers in exploring "the interconnecting love that binds together God, humankind, and creation," EARTH GOSPEL presents four weeks of daily reflections. Each day's reading corresponds to one of seven themes: (1) Beginnings (2) God's Providence: Continuing Creation (3) Wisdom: Creation Teaches (4) Humankind's Vocation (5) Sin and the Destruction of Creation (6) God's Recreation (7) Sabbath: The Praise of Creation.