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A Moral Call to Earth Care

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Minding Nature Article

Returning the Gift

We are showered every day with the gifts of the Earth, gifts we have neither earned nor paid for:

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Contemplate Potawatomi teachings on how to reciprocate the gifts of Mother Earth.

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Minding Nature Article

A truly adaptive civilization will align its ethics with the ways of the Earth.  A civilization

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Explore how the next stage of evolutionary history will require the expansion of our worldview and ethics.

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Minding Nature Article

In our present social arena, religion and science are too often pitted against one another, like

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Reflect on the connections between Catholic Creation Care and a Leopoldian Land Ethic.

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Minding Nature Article

In our present social arena, religion and science are too often pitted against one another, like

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Examine the difference between dominion and domination of the Earth.

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Minding Nature Article

We are trying to get at big questions in this issue: Who are we? What are our economic activities

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Consider that humans are not the only storytellers among us. 

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Minding Nature Article

We are in the midst of a massive renegotiation of moral relationships and boundaries. Everywhere we

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Contemplate a widening of the circle of moral community to include nature.

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Inspiration & Background:

Reflect on the insights and compassion shared in the papal encyclical Laudato si', released on June 18th, 2015, by Pope Francis, the 266th Pope of the Catholic Church. And in this video, Vatican presenter & CHN Contributor John Schellnhuber introduces the release of Laudato Si'. (For more on Schellnhuber's thoughts on climate change & democracy, see his post above.)

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