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Religion and Nature

Interfaith Service On Beach Brings Together Surfers, Religious People

The Huffington Post | Jahnabi Barooah | Posted 10.20.2012 | Religion

Thousands of ocean lovers adhering to different religious traditions and none gathered on Huntington Beach, CA on 14 Oct. 2012 for the fifth annual "B...

Confucius On Nature

Rodney L. Taylor, Ph.D. | Posted 11.28.2012 | Religion
Rodney L. Taylor, Ph.D.

The scholarly world has begun to take the discussion of religion and nature seriously. A 10-volume series from Harvard has provided extensive scholarship on the meaning of nature within major religious traditions. One of those 10 volumes is on Confucianism

Religion At The Heart Of Illegal Ivory Trade

Religion News Service | Jeanie Groh | Posted 09.20.2012 | Religion

WASHINGTON (RNS) Since the ban on international trade of ivory in 1989, the ivory black market has been on the rise, and a National Geographic investi...

To Frack or not to Frack? -- Biblical Wellsprings, Water in Our World

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 11.17.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

The three Abrahamic traditions all emerged in a region of our planet where rain is scarce, water is precious, and wellsprings are miraculous.

Nathan Troutman Blumenshine: Finding Sanctuary In The Wilds Of Creation

Waking Youth | Posted 09.23.2012 | Religion
Waking Youth

I can see that the lake I am standing in is part of an important system that gives life and beauty. It makes me feel like I am a small but significant part of all Creation. Connected, it is not difficult to think of loving my neighbor.

Nature And The Soul

Fr. Richard Rohr | Posted 10.07.2011 | Religion
Fr. Richard Rohr

Creation is our first and final cathedral. Nature is the one song of praise that never stops singing.