1. Editors' Introduction - Ernst M. Conradie, Sigurd Bergmann, Celia Deane-Drummond, Denis Edwards 2. Where on Earth is the Triune God? - Denis Edwards 3. Who on Earth is Jesus Christ? Plumbing the Depths of Deep Incarnation- Celia Deane-Drummond 4. Where on Earth does the Spirit "take place" today? - Sigurd Bergmann 5. What is the Place of the Earth in God's Economy? Creation, Salvation,Consummation - Ernst M. Conradie 6. Does God really care about the Suffering of all Creatures? Providence amidst the problem of natural evil - Christopher Southgate 7. Are humans at Home on Earth? Anthropology and cosmology - Peter Scott 8. Where on Earth is the Church? The Nature, Mission, Governance and Ministry of the Church - Clive Ayre 9. What are the Resources for Building a Christian Ethos in a Time of Ecological Devastation? - CeliaDeane-Drummond 10. Where may the praise of God's creatures still be heard? Liturgy,Life and Land - Christina M. Gschwandtner 11. Without a Vision the People Perish: Where do we go from here? - Heather Eaton 12. Postscript: An Asian Faith Response to the Plight of All Living Beings on Earth? - Kim Yong-Bock
This book explores the core symbols of Christian faith from the perspective of contemporary ecotheology.
Ernst M. Conradie is Professor in the Department of Religion and Theology at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa. Sigurd Bergmann is Professor of Religious Studies at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway. Celia Deane-Drummond is Director of the Centre for Religion and the Biosciences at the University of Chester, UK. Denis Edwards is Senior Lecturer in Systematic Theology in the School of Theology of Flinders University, Australia.
Each of the essays explores one of the core Christian symbols, seeks to capture the current state of the debate in this regard, identifies emerging horizons for such an ecological reformation, and invites conversation on the road ahead. * Interpretation: A Journal of Bible and Theology *