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From nature to creation : a Christian vision for understanding and loving our world

Author: Norman Wirzba
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Baker Academic, [2015]
Series: Church and postmodern culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How does Christianity change the way we view the natural world? In this addition to a critically acclaimed series, renowned theologian Norman Wirzba engages philosophers, environmentalists, and cultural critics to show how the modern concept of nature has been deeply problematic. He explains that understanding the world as creation rather than as nature or the environment makes possible an imagination shaped by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wirzba, Norman.
From nature to creation
(DLC) 2015015876
(OCoLC)903675680
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Wirzba
ISBN: 9781493400089 1493400088 9781441267870 1441267875
OCLC Number: 927144633
Description: 1 online resource (162 pages).
Contents: On not knowing where or who we are --
Idolizing nature --
Perceiving creation --
The human art of creaturely life --
Giving thanks.
Series Title: Church and postmodern culture.
Responsibility: Norman Wirzba.

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A renowned theologian critiques the modern concept of nature, showing how understanding the world as creation can help heal our lands and communities.  Read more...

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