Words for a Dying World

Stories of Grief and Courage from the Global Church

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Editor(s): 
Hannah Malcolm
  • Norwich, UK: 
    Hymns Ancient and Modern
    , December
     2020.
     160 pages.
     $15.99.
     Paperback.
    ISBN
    9780334059868.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.

Description

How do we talk about climate grief in the church? And when we have found the words, what do we do with that grief?

There is a sudden and dramatic rise in people experiencing a profound sense of anxiety in the face of our dying planet, and a consequent need for churches to be better resourced pastorally and theologically to deal with this threat. 

Words for a Dying World brings together voices from across the world - from the Pacific islands to the pipelines of Canada, from farming communities in Namibia to activism in the UK.

Contributors include Anderson Jeremiah, Azariah France-Williams, David Benjamin Blower, Holly-Anna Petersen, Isabel Mukonyora, Jione Havea, and Maggi Dawn.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Hannah Malcolm is an eco-theologian, environmentalist, campaigner, and one of the rising stars of public theology in the UK. She speaks widely on climate change, and was the winner of the first Theology Slam. She has written for the Church Times and Theos, and is a regular contributor to Radio 4's 'Thought for the Day.'

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