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Book: The Old Testament Hebrew Scriptures in Five Minutes

Chapter: 58. How Does the Hebrew Bible Deal with Ecological Issues?

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.45039


Were Nasr and White correct to situate the root of the present ecological crisis in the way Western Christians have read the Old Testament? The different answers advanced so far are not equally convincing, but there are good reasons not to succumb to eco-anxiety.

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