Belief in God the Creator – A Call to Make a Difference in the Household of Life.

Belief in God the Creator – A Call to Make a Difference in the Household of Life.

Creation from the beginning has a destiny, a purpose. And it has an appointed goal towards which it moves. It is not value-neutral as some would have us believe. It has value and purpose designed by God the Creator. There is no creation ‘in the beginning’ without its future orientation or eschatological vision. As creation moves toward its appointed goal, God continues to act as its creator and preserver. The question is: how can we work with God the Creator here and now in his continuing work of creation and preservation?  Continue reading Belief in God the Creator – A Call to Make a Difference in the Household of Life.

Rights of Nature or Dignity of Nature?

Rights of Nature or Dignity of Nature?

My argument is based on fundamental Christian ethical assumptions. A reflection on the specific weight of Christian traditions and convictions is needed in order to develop a Christian contribution to a new consensus on our human responsibility towards non-human nature. Today these traditions and convictions have to be introduced into a pluralistic Continue reading Rights of Nature or Dignity of Nature?