Just How Useless is Orthodox Environmental Thought?

Just How Useless is Orthodox Environmental Thought?

Pretty useless, if we believe John Chryssavgis and Bruce Foltz, the authors of the Introduction to Toward an Ecology of Transfiguration. Their Introduction establishes the authors’ bona fides as environmental thinkers in the default liberal mode and illustrates just how useless Orthodox environmental thinking can be. I am not surprised, but I am disappointed they advance this position.

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An Ecology of Transfiguration

An Ecology of Transfiguration

I am very glad to have received a copy of the newly-published collection of essays on Orthodox environmentalism entitled Toward an Ecology of Transfiguration: Orthodox Christian Perspectives on Environment, Nature, and Creation. The book is published by Fordham University Press (2013) and edited by Deacon John Chryssavgis and Bruce V. Foltz.

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