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Abbate, Michael. Gardening Eden: How Creation Care Will Change Your Faith, Your Life, and Our World. Colorado Springs: Waterbrook Press, 2009.


Achtemeier, Elizabeth. Nature, God and Pulpit. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 1992.


Adams, Carol J., ed. Ecofeminism and the Sacred. New York: Continuum, 1993.


Albanese, Catherine L. Nature Religion in America: From the Algonkian Indians to the New Age. Chicago, Ill.: University of Chicago Press, 1990.


American Teilhard Association. Teilhard Studies. American Teilhard Association, 1978-Present. http://teilharddechardin.org/index.php/teilhard-studies


Anderson, Bernhard W. From Creation to New Creation: Old Testament Perspectives. Minneapolis, Minn.: Fortress, 1994.

Anderson, Bernhard W., ed. Creation in the Old Testament. Philadelphia, Pa.: Fortress, 1984.


Anglemeyer, Mary, Eleanor R. Seagraves, and Catherine C. LeMaistre, compilers. A Search for Environmental Ethics: An Initial Bibliography. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1980.

Antal, Jim.  Climate Church, Climate World:  How People of Faith Must Work for Change.  Lanham, MD:  Rowman and Littlefield, 2018.


Arendse, Roger A. “The Historical Jesus, Eschatology, and Hope for the Earth?” Scriptura 66 (1998): 245-268.


Attfield, Robin. “Christian Attitudes to Nature.” Journal of the History of Ideas 44, no. 3 (1983): 369–86.


--------. “Western Traditions and Environmental Ethics.” In Environmental Philosophy: A Collection of Readings, eds. Robert Elliott and Arran Gare, 201–30. University Park, Pa.: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1983.


Austin, Richard Cartwright. Reclaiming America: Restoring Nature to Culture. Environmental Theology. Vol. 4. Abingdon, Va.: Creekside Press, 1990.


--------. Hope for the Land: Nature in the Bible. Environmental Theology. Vol. 3. Atlanta, Ga.: John Knox Press, 1988.


--------. Beauty of the Lord: Awakening the Senses. Environmental Theology. Vol. 2. Atlanta, Ga.: John Knox Press, 1988.


--------. Baptized into Wilderness: A Christian Perspective on John Muir. Environmental Theology. Vol. 1. Atlanta, Ga.: John Knox Press, 1987.


Babie, Paul. "Private Property, The Environment and Christianity." Pacifica 15(October 2002): 307-323.


Bae, Tae Jin. "The Ecological Crisis Brought About by the Modernization Process in South Korea, and the PROK's Theological Perception of it, Missiological Coping with it, and New Ways of Mission." D.Min. diss., San Francisco Theological Seminary, 2000.


Baer, Richard A., Jr. “Land Misuse: A Theological Concern.” Christian Century 83, no. 41 (12 October 1966): 1239–41.


Bailey, Liberty Hyde. The Holy Earth. New York: C. Scribner’s Sons, 1915.


Baker-Fletcher, Karen. Sisters of Dust, Sisters of Spirit: Womanist Wordings on God and Creation. Minneapolis, Minn.: Fortress, 1998.


Bakken, Peter W., Joan Gibb Engel, and J. Ronald Engel. Ecology, Justice, and Christian Faith: A Critical Guide to the Literature. Bibliographies and Indexes in Religious Studies, no. 36. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1995.


Ball, Ian, Margaret Goodall, Clare Palmer, and John Reader, eds. The Earth Beneath: A Critical Guide to Green Theology. London: SPCK, 1992.


Ball, James G. “Evangelical Protestants, the Ecological Crisis and Public Theology.” Ph.D. diss., Drew University, 1997.

Barad, Judith A. Aquinas on the Nature and Treatment of Animals. San Francisco, Calif.: International Scholars Publications, 1995.

Barbour, Ian G. Religion and Science: Historical and Contemporary Issues. San Francisco, Calif.: HarperSanFrancisco, 1997. Rev. and expanded ed. Religion in an Age of Science, 2 vols (San Francisco, Calif.: Harper and Row, 1990–1991).

--------. Ethics in an Age of Technology. San Francisco, Calif.: HarperSanFrancisco, 1993.


Barbour, Ian G., ed. Earth Might Be Fair: Reflections on Ethics, Religion, and Ecology. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1972.


Barker, Margaret. Creation: A Biblical Vision for the Environment. London, England: T&T Clark, 2010.

Barkey, Michael, ed. Environmental Stewardship in the Judeo-Christian Tradition: Jewish, Catholic and Protestant Wisdom on the Environment. Washington, DC: Interfaith Council for Environmental Stewardship, 2000.

Barnes, Michael, ed. An Ecology of the Spirit: Religious Reflection and Environmental Consciousness. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America and the College Theology Society, 1994.


Barnett, Tanya. Greening Congregations Handbook: Stories, Ideas, and Resources for Cultivating Creation Awareness and Care in Your Congregation. Seattle, WA: Earth Ministry, 2002.


Barth, Karl. “The Work of Creation.” In The Doctrine of Creation, trans. J. W. Edwards, O. Bussey, and Harold Knight, vol. 3, book 1 of Church Dogmatics, eds. G. W. Bromiley and T. F. Torrance. Edinburgh: T. and T. Clark, 1958.

Bartholomew I Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople.  On Earth as in Heaven: Ecological Vision and Initiatives of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew (Orthodox Christianity and Contemporary Thought). New York:  Fordham University Press, 2011.


--------. Cosmic Grace, Humble Prayer: The Ecological Vision of the Green Patriarch Bartholomew I. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2003.


Bartlett, Woody. Living By Surprise: A Christian Response to the Ecological Crisis. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 2003.


Basney, Lionel. An Earth-Careful Way of Life: Christian Stewardship and the Environmental Crisis. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 1994.


Bauckham, Richard. Living with Other Creatures: Green Exegesis and Theology. Waco, TX: Baylor Press, 2011.

--------. The Bible and Ecology: Rediscovering the Community of Creation. Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2010.


--------. Beyond Stewardship: The Bible and the Community of Creation. Sarum Lectures. London, England: Darton, Longman, & Tood, 2006.


--------. “Jesus and the Wild Animals (Mark 1:13): A Christological Image for an Ecological Age.” In Jesus of Nazareth: Lord and Christ: Essays on the Historical Jesus and New Testament Christology, eds. Joel B. Green and Max Turner, 3–21. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 1994.


Bauman, Whitney. Theology, Creation, and Environmental Ethics: From Creatio Ex Nihilo to Terra Nullius. New York: Routledge, 2009.


Beisner, E. Calvin. Where Garden Meets Wilderness: Evangelical Entry into the Environmental Debate. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty; Eerdmans, 1997.

--------. Prospects for Growth: A Biblical View of Population, Resources, and the Future. Westchester, Ill.: Crossway Books, 1990.


Bergant, Dianne. The Earth Is the Lord’s: The Bible, Ecology, and Worship. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1998.


--------. Israel’s Wisdom Literature: A Liberation-Critical Reading. Minneapolis, Minn.: Fortress, 1997.

Bergmann, Sigurd. “Atmospheres of Synergy: Towards an Eco-theological Aesth/Ethics.” Ecotheology 11 (2006): 326-56.

--------. Creation Set Free: The Spirit as Liberator of Nature. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans, 2005.


Berky, Marian O. "The Desert Shall Rejoice: A Theocentric Ecological Ethics (H. Richard Niebuhr)." Ph.D. diss., Vanderbilt University, 2004.


Bernal, Lisa. "Embodied Relations and Good Human Action: Bases for a Christian Eco-Justice Ethic of Creation." Ph.D. diss., Princeton Theological Seminary, 2001.


Bernstein, Ellen. The Splendor of Creation: A Biblical Ecology. Cleveland, OH: Pilgrim, 2005.


Berry, Evan.  Devoted to Nature:  The Religious Roots of American Environmentalism.  Oakland, CA:  University of California Press, 2015.


Berry, R.J. Environmental Stewardship: Critical Perspectives, Past and Present. London, England: T&T Clark, 2006.

--------. God’s Book of Works. The Nature and Theology of Nature. New York: T&T Clark, 2003.

--------, ed. When Enough is Enough: A Christian Framework for Environmental Sustainability. Nottingham: Apollos, 2007.


--------, ed. The Care of Creation: Focusing Concern and Action. Leicester, England: InterVarsity, 2000.


Berry, Thomas. The Christian Future and the Fate of the Earth. Ed. Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2009.


--------.  The Sacred Universe: Earth, Spirituality, and Religion in the Twenty-first Century. Ed. Mary Evelyn Tucker. New York:  Columbia University Press, 2009.


--------.  The Dream of the Earth. San Francisco, Calif.: Sierra Club Books, 1988.


Berry, Thomas, and Thomas Clarke. Befriending the Earth: A Theology of Reconciliation between Humans and the Earth. Edited by Stephen Dunn and Anne Lonergan. Mystic, Conn.: Twenty-Third Publications, 1991.


Berry, Wendell. “Christianity and the Survival of Creation.” In Sex, Economy, Freedom, and Community: Eight Essays, ed. Wendell Berry, 93–116. New York: Pantheon, 1993.

--------. “God and Country.” In What Are People For?: Essays. 95–102. San Francisco, Calif.: North Point Press, 1990.


--------. “Two Economies.” In Home Economics: Fourteen Essays, 54–75. San Francisco, Calif.: North Point Press, 1987.

--------. “The Gift of Good Land.” In The Gift of Good Land: Further Essays Cultural and Agricultural, 267–81. San Francisco, Calif.: North Point Press, 1981.


Bhagat, Shantilal P. Creation in Crisis: Responding to God’s Covenant. Elgin, Ill.: Brethren Press, 1990.


Bianchi, Eugene C. “The Ten Commandments of Ecological Spirituality.” http://www.emory.edu/college/religion/faculty/bianchi/kohntalk.htm.

Bingham, Sally G.  Love God, Heal Earth:  21 Leading Religious Voices Speak Out on Our Sacred Duty to Protect the Environment.  Pittsburgh, PA:  St. Lynn’s Press, 2009.


Birch, Charles. A Purpose for Everything: Religion in a Postmodern Worldview. Mystic, Conn.: Twenty-Third Publications, 1990.


--------. “Creation, Technology, and Human Survival: Called to Replenish the Earth.” Ecumenical Review 28, no. 1 (January 1976): 66–79.


Birch, Charles, and John B. Cobb, Jr. The Liberation of Life: From the Cell to the Community. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981. Reprint. Denton, Tex.: Environmental Ethics Books, 1990.

Birch, Bruce C., and Larry Rasmussen. The Predicament of the Prosperous. Philadelphia, Pa.: Westminster Press, 1978.


Birch, Charles, and Lukas Vischer. Living with the Animals: The Community of God’s Creatures. Geneva: World Council of Churches, 1998.


Birch, Charles, William Eakin, and Jay B. McDaniel, eds. Liberating Life: Contemporary Approaches to Ecological Theology. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 1990.


Black, John. The Dominion of Man: The Search for Ecological Responsibility. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1970.


Blanchard, Kathryn D.  and Kevin J. O’Brien.  An Introduction to Christian Environmentalism:  Ecology, Virtue, and Ethics.  Waco, TX:  Baylor University Press, 2014.


Bloomquist, Karen L. ed. Creation and Climate Change: Spiritual and Ethical Perspectives. Minneapolis: Lutheran University Press, 2009.


Boff, Leonardo. Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor. Translated by Philip Berryman. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 1997.


--------. Ecology and Liberation: A New Paradigm. Translated by John Cumming. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 1995.

--------. “Social Ecology: Poverty and Misery.” In Ecotheology: Voices from South and North, edited by David Hallman, 235-247. Geneva and Maryknoll, NY: WCC Publications and Orbis Books, 1994.

Boff, Leonardo, and Virgil Elizondo, eds. Ecology and Poverty: Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor. Concilium, 1995/5. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 1995.

Bonhoeffer, Dietrich. Creation and Fall: A Theological Exposition of Genesis 1–3. Ed. John W. de Gruchy. Translated by Douglas Stephen Bax. Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works, Vol. 3. Minneapolis, Minn.: Fortress, 1997.

Bonifazi, Conrad. A Theology of Things: A Study of Man in His Physical Environment. Philadelphia, Pa.: Lippincott, 1967.


Bonting, Sjoerd. Creation and Double Chaos: Science and Theology in Discussion. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress, 2005.


Bouma-Prediger, Steven. For the Beauty of the Earth: A Christian Vision for Creation Care. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2001.

--------. “Why Care for Creation? From Prudence to Piety.” Christian Scholar’s Review 27, no. 3 (spring 1998): 277–97.


--------.  “Creation Care and Character: The Nature and Necessity of the Ecological Virtues.” Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith 50, no. 1 (March 1998): 6-21.


--------. The Greening of Theology: The Ecological Models of Rosemary Radford Ruether, Joseph Sittler, and Jurgen Moltmann. Atlanta, Ga.: Scholars Press, 1995.


Bouma-Prediger, Steven, and Joseph Sittler and Peter Bakken. Evocations of Grace: The Writings of Joseph Sittler on Ecology, Theology, and Ethics. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2000.

Bouma-Prediger, Steven and Virginia Vroblesky. Assessing the Ark: A Christian Perspective on Non-Human Creatures and the Endangered Species Act. Wynnewood, PA: Crossroad, 1997.

Bradley, Ian. God Is Green: Christianity and the Environment. London: Darton, Longman, and Todd, 1990.


Brandt, Don. ed. Inheriting The Earth: Poor Communities and Environmental Renewal. Monrovia, CA: 2005.


--------. God's Stewards: The Role of Christians in Creation Care. Monrovia, CA: World Vision, 2002.


Bratton, Susan Power. "Christian Response to Changes in Global Ecosystems." in The Local Church for a Global Era: Reflections for a New Century, edited by Max Stackhouse and Tim Dearborn, 113-124. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2000.


--------. “Ecofeminism and the Problem of Divine Immanence/Transcendence in Christian Environmental Ethics.” Science and Christian Belief 6, no. 1 (1994): 21–40.

--------. Christianity, Wilderness, and Wildlife: The Original Desert Solitaire. Scranton, Pa.: University of Scranton Press, 1993.


--------. “Loving Nature: Eros or Agape?” Environmental Ethics 14, no. 1 (spring 1992): 3–25.

--------. Six Billion and More: Human Population Regulation and Christian Ethics. Louisville, Ky.: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1992.


Brawley, Christopher. "The Sacramental Vision: Mythopoeic Imagination and Ecology in Coleridge, MacDonald, Lewis, and Tolkien." Ph.D. diss., The Florida State University, 2003.


Brown, Deborah, ed. Christianity in the 21st Century. New York, NY: Crossroads, 2000.


Brown, Edward R. Our Father's World: Mobilizing the Church to Care for Creation. 2nd edition. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2008.


Brown, William P. The Seven Pillars of Creation: The Bible, Science, and the Ecology of Wonder. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.


Brueggemann, Walter. "Options for Creatureliness: Consumer of Citizen." Horizons in Biblical Theology 21.1(2001): 25-50.

--------. The Land: Place as Gift, Promise, and Challenge in Biblical Faith. Philadelphia, Pa.: Fortress, 1977.


Bube, Paul Custodio. Ethics in John Cobb’s Process Theology. Atlanta, Ga.: Scholars Press, 1988.

Burggraeve, Roger. “Responsibility for a ‘New Heaven and a New Earth.’” Concilium 4 (1991): 107-18.

Burrell, David B., and Elena Malits. Original Peace: Restoring God’s Creation. New York: Paulist Press, 1997.

Burrus, Virginia.  Ancient Christian Ecopoetics:  Cosmologies, Saints, Things.  Philadelphia, PA:  University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018.


Butkus, Russell A. and Steven A. Kolmes, eds.  Environmental Science and Theology in Dialogue.  Maryknoll, NY:  Orbis Books, 2011.


Callicott, J. Baird. Earth’s Insights: A Survey of Ecological Ethics from the Mediterranean Basin to the Australian Outback. Berkeley, Calif.: University of California Press, 1994.


Camosy, Charles C.  For Love of Animals:  Christian Ethics, Consistent Action.  Cincinnati, OH:  Franciscan Media, 2013.


Campolo, Tony. How to Rescue the Earth without Worshipping Nature: A Christian’s Call to Save Creation. Milton Keynes: Word, 1992.


Cannato, Judy. Field of Compassion: How the New Cosmology is Transforming Spiritual Life. Notre Dame, IN: Sorin Books, 2010.


Caplan, Merry W. "Compassion, Creation, and Community: A Case for Humane Education." Ph.D. diss., The Union Institute, 1993.


Carmichael, Cassandra. Responsible Purchasing for Faith Communities. Takoma Park, MD: Center for a New American Dream, 2002.


Carmody, John. Ecology and Religion: Toward a New Christian Theology of Nature. New York: Paulist Press, 1983.


Carpenter, Mary Colleen, editor.  An Unexpected Wilderness:  Christianity and the Natural World.  Maryknoll, NY:  Orbis Books, 2015.


Carr, Paul. "Sacramental Water and the Challenge of Global Warming." Journal of Faith and Science Exchange 5(2001): 97-101.


Carroll, John E., and Albert LaChance, eds. Embracing Earth: Catholic Approaches to Ecology. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 1994.


Carroll, John E., Paul Brockelman, and Mary Westfall, eds. The Greening of Faith: God, the Environment, and the Good Life. Hanover, N.H.: University Press of New England, 1997.


Case-Winters, Anna. Reconstructing a Christian Theology of Nature. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2007.


Castleman, Robbie. "The Evangelical Spirituality of Creation Care and the Kingdom of God." In For All The Saints: Evangelical Theology and Christian Spirituality, edited by Timothy George and Alister McGrath. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox, 2003.


Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines. “What Is Happening to Our Beautiful Land?” a Pastoral Letter on Ecology from the Catholic Bishops of the Philippines. SEDOS 4 (1988): 112–15.


Catholic Church. "Global Climate Change: A Plea for Dialouge, Prudence and the Common Good." Washington, DC: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 2001.


Cavanaugh, William T., editor.  Fragile World:  Ecology and the Church.  Eugene, OR:  Cascade Books, 2018.


Cherry, Conrad. Nature and Religious Imagination: From Edwards to Bushnell. Philadelphia, Pa.: Fortress, 1980.


Chial, Douglas L. “The Ecological Crisis: A Survey of the WCC’s Recent Responses.” Ecumenical Review 48, no. 1 (January 1996): 53–61.


Cho, Hyun-Chul. An Ecological Vision of the World: Toward a Christian Ecological Theology for Our Age. Roma, Italy: Editrice Pontificia Universita Gregoriana, 2004.


Choe, Jae Ho. "The Ethical Implications of James M. Gustafson's Theocentric Perspective for the Natural Environment." Ph.D. diss., Westminster Theological Seminary, 2001.


Christ, Carol. She Who Changes: Re-Imagining the Divine in the World. New York, NY: Palgrave, 2003.


Christiansen, Drew, and Walter Grazer, eds. “And God Saw That It Was Good”: Catholic Theology and the Environment. Washington, D.C.: United States Catholic Conference, 1996.

Christie, Douglas E.  The Blue Sapphire of the Mind:  Notes for a Contemplative Ecology.  New York:  Oxford University Press, 2013.


Chryssavgis, John and Bruce V. Foltz, Editors.  Toward an Ecology of Transfiguration:  Orthodox Perspectives on Environment, Nature and Creation.  New York:  Fordham University Press, 2013.


Chun, Su Bog. "A Study on the Social Responsibility of a Local Church for Environmental Preservation: Focused on Bosung- Gun." D.Min. diss., Howard University, 2003.


Chung Hyun Kyung. “Welcome the Spirit; Hear Her Cries: The Holy Spirit, Creation, and the Culture of Life.” Christianity and Crisis 51, nos. 10–11 (15 July 1991): 220–23.


Clark, J. Michael. Beyond Our Ghettos: Gay Theology in Ecological Perspective. Cleveland, Ohio: Pilgrim Press, 1993.


Clark, Stephen R. L. How to Think about the Earth: Philosophical and Theological Models for Ecology. London: Mowbray, 1993.


Clarke, Peter and Tony Claydon, eds. God's Bounty?: The Churches and the Natural World. Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK: Ecclesiastical History Society, 2010.


Clifford, Paula. “All Creation Groaning”: A Theological Approach to Climate Change and Development. London: Christian Aid, 2007.

Clinebell, Howard J. Ecotherapy: Healing Ourselves, Healing the Earth. Philadelphia, Pa.: Fortress, 1996.


Clines, David J. A., ed. The Bible and the Future of the Planet: An Ecology Reader. The Biblical Seminar, no. 56. Sheffield, England: Sheffield Academic Press, 1998.


Clipson, Mary Catherine. "Sustainable Living: A Case Study of Nuns and Their Beliefs, Attitudes and Practices." Ph.D. diss., University of New Hampshire, 2000.


Clough, David. On Animals: Systematic Theology. (Vol. 1) New York: T&T Clark, 2012.

--------. “All God’s Creatures: Reading Genesis on Human and Non-human Animals.” In Reading Genesis After Darwin, edited by Stephen C. Barton and David Wilkinson, 145-162. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Cloutier, David.  Walking God’s Earth:  The Environment and Catholic Faith.  Collegeville, MN:  Liturgical Press, 2014.


Coad, Dominic. “Creation’s Praise of God: A Proposal for a Theology of the Non-Human Creation.” Theology 112 (May/June 2009): 181-189.

Coates, Peter. Nature: Western Attitudes since Ancient Times. Berkeley, Calif.: University of California Press, 1998.


Cobb, John B., Jr. The Earthist Challenge to Economism: A Theological Critique of the World Bank. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1999.


--------. Sustaining the Common Good: A Christian Perspective on the Global Economy. Cleveland, Ohio: Pilgrim Press, 1995.


--------. Is It Too Late? A Theology of Ecology. Rev. ed. Denton, Tex.: Environmental Ethics Books, 1995. Original edition, Beverly Hills, Calif.: Bruce Publishing, 1972.


--------. Sustainability: Economics, Ecology, and Justice. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 1992.


--------. “Sociological Theology or Ecological Theology?” In Process Theology as Political Theology, 111–34. Philadelphia, Pa.: Westminster Press, 1982.


Cohen, Jeremy. “Be Fertile, Fill the Earth and Master It”: The Ancient and Medieval Career of a Biblical Text. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1989. Reprint, Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 1991.

Cohen-Kiener, Andrea. Claiming Earth as Common Ground: The Ecological Crisis through the Lens of Faith. Woodstock, IL: Skylight Paths Publishing, 2009.


Cokesbury. Caring for God's Earth. Nashville, TN: Cokesbury, 2002.


Commission for Racial Justice, United Church of Christ. Toxic Wastes and Race in the United States: A National Report on the Racial and Socioeconomic Characteristics of Communities with Hazardous Waste Sites. New York: United Church of Christ, 1987.


Conlon, Jim.  Geo-Justice:  The Emergence of Integral Ecology.  Union, NJ:  Planetary People Press, 2017.


Conradie, Ernst M. “Interpreting the Bible Amidst Ecological Degradation.” Theology 112 (May/June 2009): 199-207.

--------. “The Road Towards an Ecological Biblical and Theological Hermeneutics.” Scriptura 93 (2006): 305-14.


--------. An Ecological Christian Anthropology: At Home on Earth? Adlershot, England: Ashgate, 2004.


--------. Ecological Theology: A Guide for Further Research. Bellville, South Africa: University of the Western Cape, 2001.


--------. "Stewards or Sojourners in the Household of God?" Scriptura 73(2000): 153-174.


--------. Hope for the Earth: Vistas on a New Century. Bellville, South Africa: University of the Western Cape, 2000.


--------. “A Further Indexed Bibliography on Christian Theology and Ecology.” Scriptura 52 (1995): 27–64.


--------. “Ecology and Christian Theology: An Introduction with a Comprehensive, Indexed Bibliography.” Scriptura 47 (September 1993): 52–104.


Conradie, Ernst, and David Nugent Field, eds. A Rainbow Over the Land: A South African Guide on the Church and Environmental Justice. South Africa: Western Cape Provincial Council of Churches, 2000.


Conroy, Donald and Rodney Petersen, eds. Earth at Risk: An Environmental Dialogue Between Religion and Science. Amherst, NY: Humanity Books, 2000.


Cook, Stephen and Corrine Patton, eds. Ezekiel's Hierarchical World: Wrestling with a Tiered Reality. Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature, 2004.


Cooper, Tim. Green Christianity: Caring for the Whole Creation. London, England: Spire, 1990.


Crysdale, Cynthia and Neil Ormerod.  Creator God, Evolving World.  Minneapolis, MN:  Fortress Press, 2013.

Cuppitt, Don. “Nature and Culture.” In Humanity, Environment, and God: Glasgow Centenary Gifford Lectures, ed. Neil Spurway, 33–45. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 1993.

Dalton, Anne Marie. A Theology for the Earth: The Contributions of Thomas Berry and Bernard Lonergan. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 1999.


Daly, Herman E., and John B. Cobb, Jr. For the Common Good: Redirecting the Economy toward Community, the Environment, and a Sustainable Future. 2d ed., updated and expanded. Boston: Beacon Press, 1994.


Daneel, M. L. African Earthkeepers: Wholistic Interfaith Mission. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2001.


--------. “Earthkeeping in Missiological Perspective: An African Challenge.” Mission Studies 13, nos. 1–2 (1996): 130–88.


Dantine, Wilhelm. “Creation and Redemption: An Attempt at a Theological Understanding in Light of Contemporary Understanding of the World.” Scottish Journal of Theology 18, no. 2 (1965): 129–47.


Davis, Ellen F. Scripture, Culture, and Agriculture: An Agrarian Reading of the Bible. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.


Davis, John Jefferson. "Economic Growth vs. the Environment? The Need for New Paradigms in Economics, Business Ethics, and Evangelical Theology." Evangelical Review of Theology 26.3(2002): 265-275.


--------. “Ecological ‘Blind Spots’ in the Structure and Content of Recent Evangelical Systematic Theologies.” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 43/2 (June 2000): 273-286.

Deane-Drummond, Celia E.  A Primer in Ecotheology:  Theology for a Fragile Earth.  Eugene, OR:  Cascade Books, 2017.


--------. Ecology in Jurgen Moltmann’s Theology.  Eugene, OR:  Wipf & Stock, 2016.


--------. Christ and Evolution: Wonder and Wisdom. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2009.

--------. Eco-Theology. London: Darton, Longman and Todd, 2008.


--------. “Shadow Sophia in Christological Perspective: The Evolution of Sin and the Redemption of Nature.” Theology and Science 6 (2008): 13-32.

--------. Genetics and Christian Ethics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.                 


--------. The Ethics of Nature. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2004.

--------. Creation Through Wisdom: Theology and the New Biology. Edinburgh: T&T Clark, 2000.


--------. Ecology in Jurgen Moltmann’s Theology. Texts and Studies in Religion, vol. 75. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, 1997.

--------. A Handbook in Theology and Ecology. London: SCM Press, 1996.

Deane-Drummond, Celia and David Clough, eds. Creaturely Theology. London: SCM Press, 2009.

Deane-Drummond, Celia, Bronislaw Szerszynski and Robin Grove-White, eds. Re-Ordering Nature: Theology, Society, and the New Genetics. London: T&T Clark, 2003.

Delio, Ilia, Keith Douglass Warner, and Pamela Wood. Care for Creation: A Franciscan Spirituality of the Earth. Cincinnati: Saint Anthony Messenger Press, 2009.


Deloria, Vine, Jr. For This Land: Writings on Religion in America. New York: Routledge, 1998.


--------. God Is Red. New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1973.


Derr, Thomas Sieger. “Religion’s Responsibility for the Ecological Crisis: An Argument Run Amok.” Worldview 18, no. 1 (January 1975): 39–45.


--------. Ecology and Human Need. Philadelphia, Pa.: Westminster Press, 1975. Originally published as Ecology and Human Liberation: A Theological Critique of the Use and Abuse of Our Birthright (Geneva: World Student Christian Federation, 1973).


Derr, Thomas Sieger, James A. Nash, and Richard John Neuhaus. Environmental Ethics and Christian Humanism. Nashville, Tenn.: Abingdon, 1996.


Dew, William H. “Religious Approach to Nature.” Church Quarterly Review 150, no. 299 (July-September 1950): 81–99.


DeWitt, Calvin B. Caring for Creation: Responsible Stewardship of God’s Handiwork. Edited by James W. Skillen and Luis E. Lugo. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Books, 1998.


--------. Earth-Wise: A Biblical Response to Environmental Issues. Grand Rapids, Mich.: CRC Publications, 1994.


DeWitt, Calvin B., ed. The Environment and the Christian: What Does the New Testament Say About the Environment? Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Book House, 1991.


DeWitt, Calvin B., and Ghillean T. Prance, eds. Missionary Earthkeeping. Macon, Ga.: Mercer University Press, 1992.


Dialog: A Journal of Theology. Special Issue, "Saving the Planet." 42.3(September 2003).

Dimitrios, the Ecumenical Patriarch. Orthodoxy and the Ecological Crisis. Gland, Switzerland: World Wildlife Fund, 1990.


Doughty, Robin W. “Environmental Theology: Trends and Prospects in Christian Thought.” Progress in Human Geography 5, no. 2 (1981): 234–48.


Dowd, Michael. Earthspirit: A Handbook for Nurturing an Ecological Christianity. Mystic, Conn.: Twenty-Third Publications, 1991.


Dowdall, Samantha Ann. "Roots of the Spirit: Interrelationships Among Ecological Actions and Attitudes, Nature-Related Exceptional Human Experiences, Spirituality, and Well-Being." Ph.D. diss., Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, 1998.


Dryness, William. “Stewardship of the Earth in the Old Testament.” In Tending the Garden: Essays on the Gospel and the Earth, edited by W. Grandberg Michaelson, 50-65. Grand Rapids: Eerdmanns, 1985.

Duchrow, Ulrich, and Gerhard Liedke. Shalom: Biblical Perspectives on Creation, Justice, and Peace. Geneva: World Council of Churches Publications, 1989.

Duffy, Kathleen. Teilhard's Mysticism: Seeing the Inner Face of Evolution. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2014.


Duncan, Geoffrey. What A World. London: Granary Press, 2002.


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Eaton, Heather, and Lois Ann Lorentzen. EcoFeminism and Globalization: Exploring Culture, Context, and Religion. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2003.


Eberhart, Timothy Reinhold.  Rooted and Grounded in Love: Holy Communion for the Whole Creation.  Eugene, OR:  Pickwick Publications, 2017.


Echlin, Edward P. Climate and Christ: A Prophetic Alternative. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010.


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Edwards, Denis.  Partaking of God:  Trinity, Evolution, and Ecology.  Liturgical Press:  Collegeville, MN, 2014.


--------. Ecology at the Heart of Faith. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2006.

--------. “Every Sparrow that Falls to the Ground: The Cost of Evolution and the Christ-Event.” Ecotheology 11 (2006): 103-23.

--------. Breath of Life: A Theology of the Creator Spirit. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2004.

--------. ed. Earth Revealing--Earth Healing. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2001.


--------. Jesus the Wisdom of God: An Ecological Theology. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 1995.


EFSA Institute for Theological and Interdisciplinary Research. The Land is Crying for Justice: A Discussion Document on Christianity and Environmental Justice in South Africa. Stellenbosch, South Africa: EFSA, 2002.

Elnes, Eric E. “Creation and Tabernacle: The Priestly Writer’s Environmentalism.” Horizons in Biblical Theology 16 (1994): 144-155.

Elvey, Anne F. An Ecological Feminist Reading of the Gospel of Luke: A Gestational Paradigm. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2005.

Emmerich, Susan Drake. "Faith-Based Stewardship and Resolution of Environmental Conflict: An Ethnography of an Action Research Case of Tangier Island Watermen in the Chesapeake Bay." Ph.D. diss., University of Wisconsin, 2003.


Elsdon, Ron. Greenhouse Theology: Biblical Perspectives on Caring for Creation. Tunbridge Wells, England: Monarch, 1992.


--------. Bent World: A Christian Response to the Environmental Crisis. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1981.


Engel, J. Ronald. “Ecology and Social Justice: The Search for a Public Environmental Ethic.” In Issues of Justice: Social Sources and Religious Meaning, eds. Warren R. Copeland and Roger D. Hatch, 243–63. Macon, Ga.: Mercer University Press, 1988.


Engel, J. Ronald, and Joan Gibb Engel, eds. Ethics of Environment and Development: Global Challenge, International Response. Tucson, Ariz.: University of Arizona Press, 1990.


Evans, Bernard F., and Gregory D. Cusack, eds. Theology of the Land. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1987.


Evdokimov, Paul. “Nature.” Scottish Journal of Theology 18, no. 1 (1965): 1–22.


Everett, William W. “Land Ethics: Toward a Covenantal Model.” In American Society of Christian Ethics, Selected Papers, 1979, 45–73. Newton Center, Mass.: American Society of Christian Ethics, 1979.


Faith-Man-Nature Group. Christians and the Good Earth: Addresses and Discussions at the Third National Conference of the Faith-Man-Nature Group. F/M/N Papers, no. 1. Alexandria, Va.: Faith-Man-Nature Group, 1968.


Faramelli, Norman J. “The Manipulative Mentality: We Do to Nature What We Do to People.” In Ecology: Crisis and New Vision, ed, Richard E. Sherell, 59–76. Richmond, Va.: John Knox Press, 1971.


--------. “Ecological Responsibility and Economic Justice: The Perilous Links between Ecology and Poverty.” Andover Newton Quarterly 11, no. 2 (November 1970): 81–93.


Faricy, Robert. Wind and Sea Obey Him: New Approaches to a Theology of Nature. London: SCM Press, 1982. Reprint. Westminster, Md.: Christian Classics, 1988.


Fergusson, David. The Cosmos and the Creator: An Introduction to the Theology of Creation. London: SPCK, 1998.

Fern, Richard. Nature, God, and Humanity: Envisioning an Ethics of Nature. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002.

Ferre, Frederick. Hellfire and Lightning Rods: Liberating Science, Technology, and Religion. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 1993.


--------. Shaping the Future: Resources for the Post-Modern World. New York: Harper and Row, 1976.


Ferrell, John S. Fruits of Creation: A Look at Global Sustainability as Seen through the Eyes of George Washington Carver. Shakopee, Minn.: Macalester Park, 1995.


Fick, Gary W. Food, Farming, and Faith. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2008.


Finger, Thomas N. Evangelicals, Eschatology, and the Environment. The Scholars Circle 2. Wynnewood, PA: Evangelical Environmental Network, 1999.


--------. Self, Earth, and Society: Alienation and Trinitarian Transformation. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, 1997.


--------. “Trinity, Ecology, and Panentheism.” Christian Scholar’s Review 27, no. 1 (1997): 74–98.


Finn, Daniel. “International Trade and Sustainable Community: Religious Values and Economic Arguments in Moral Debates.” Journal of Religious Ethics 22, no. 2 (fall 1994): 213–73.


Foster, Claire, and Rowan Williams. Sharing God's Planet: A Christian Vision for a Sustainable Future. London: Church House Publishing, 2005.


Fowler, Robert Booth. The Greening of Protestant Thought. Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1995.


Fox, Matthew. The Coming of the Cosmic Christ: The Healing of Mother Earth and the Birth of a Global Renaissance. San Francisco, Calif.: Harper and Row, 1988.


--------. Original Blessing: A Primer in Creation Spirituality Presented in Four Paths, Twenty-Six Themes, and Two Questions. Santa Fe, N. Mex.: Bear and Company, 1983.


Fragomeni, Richard N., and John T. Pawlikowski, eds. The Ecological Challenge: Ethical, Liturgical, and Spiritual Responses. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1994.


Francis, Andrew.  What in God’s Name Are You Eating?  How Can Christians Live and Eat Responsibly in Today’s Global Village?  Eugene, OR:  Cascade Books, 2014.


Fredrickson, David E. “Nature’s Lament for Jesus.” Word and World 26 (2006): 38-46.

French, William C. "Ecology." In Blackwell Companion to Religious Ethics. William Schweiker, ed. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2005.

--------. “Subject-Centered and Creation-Centered Paradigms in Recent Catholic Thought.” Journal of Religion 70, no. 1 (January 1990): 48–72.

--------. “Ecological Concern and the Anti-Foundationalist Debates: James Gustafson on Biospheric Constraints.” Annual of the Society of Christian Ethics (1989): 113–30.


Fretheim, Terence E. “The Plagues as Ecological Signs of Historical Disaster.” Journal of Biblical Literature 110, no. 3 (1991): 385–96.


--------. “The Reclamation of Creation: Redemption and Law in Exodus.” Interpretation 45 (1991): 354-65.

Freudenberger, C. Dean. Global Dust Bowl: Can We Stop the Destruction of the Land Before It’s Too Late? Minneapolis, Minn.: Augsburg, 1990.

--------. Food for Tomorrow? Minneapolis, Minn.: Augsburg, 1984.


Fritsch, Albert J. Renew the Face of the Earth. Chicago, Ill.: Loyola University Press, 1987.

--------. A Theology of the Earth. Washington, D.C.: CLB Publishers, Inc., 1972.


Gage, Susan. Footprint Files: Ideas to Help Congregations Care for Creation and Reduce Their Ecological Footprint. Kelowna, BC: Wood Lake Books, 2004.

Galloway, Allan. The Cosmic Christ. New York: Harper, 1951.


Gasaway, Richard. An Inconvenient Purpose: Linking Godly Stewardship and Alternative Energy. Enumclaw, WA: Winepress Publishing, 2009.


Gascho, Luke. Creation Care: Keepers of the Earth. Scottdale, GA: Herald Press, 2008.


Gebara, Ivone. Longing for Running Water: EcoFeminism and Liberation. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress, 1999.


Geering, Lloyd George. Tomorrow’s God: How We Create Our Worlds. Wellington, New Zealand: B. Williams Books, 1994.


Getui, Mary, Emmanuel Obeng, and JN Kanyua Mugambi, eds. Theology of Reconstruction: Exploratory Essays. Nairobi, Kenya: Acton, 1999.


Gibbs, John G. Creation and Redemption: A Study in Pauline Theology. Leiden, The Netherlands: E. J. Brill, 1971.


--------. “Pauline Cosmic Christology and Ecological Crisis.” Journal of Biblical Literature 90, no. 4 (December 1971): 466–79.


Gibson, William E. “Confessing and Covenanting.” In Shalom Connections in Personal and Congregational Life, ed. Dieter T. Hessel, 11–27. Ellenwood, Ga.: Alternatives, 1986.


--------. “Ecojustice: Burning Word: Heilbroner and Jeremiah to the Church.” Foundations 20, no. 4 (October-December 1977): 318–28.


Gilkey, Langdon. Nature, Reality, and the Sacred: The Nexus of Science and Religion. Minneapolis, Minn.: Fortress, 1994.


--------. Maker of Heaven and Earth: A Study of the Christian Doctrine of Creation. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1965.


Gitau, Samson. The Environmental Crisis: A Challenge for African Christianity. Nairobi, Kenya: Acton, 2000.

Glacken, Clarence J. Traces on the Rhodian Shore: Nature and Culture in Western Thought from Ancient Times to the End of the Eighteenth Century. Berkeley, Calif.: University of California Press, 1967.


Glave, Dianne and Mark Stoll, eds. To Love the Wind and the Rain: African Americans and Environmental History. Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2006.


Gnanadason, Aruna. Listen to the Women: Listen to the Earth. Geneva: WCC Publications, 2005.


--------. "Creator God, In Your Grace, Transform the Earth: An EcoFeminist Ethic of Resistance, Prudence and Care." D.Min. thesis, San Francisco Theological Seminary, 2004.

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