Is Land Alive?
<![CDATA["The Earth is the Lord's, and all it contains, the world, and those who dwell in it" - Psalm 24:1]]>
<![CDATA[Man's sin is in his failure to live what he is. Being the master of the earth, man forgets that he is the servant of God. - Abraham Joshua Heschel]]>
<![CDATA[ As I was reading about Lynn White's call to a more ecologically-minded Franciscan Christian theology I was struck by the story of Saint Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio as I had just been astonished by the role of the wolf in restoring an ecological web.]]>
<![CDATA[We have become exiles...We have forgotten that the summation of GOD's plan of redemption is not us going to Heaven, but Heaven coming to Earth. The end of the story and our forgotten future is GOD's New Creation.]]>