Luther and the Environment by Dr Martin J. Hodson

We spent a week of July this year teaching about the environment on the Bible and Culture course run by IFES Graduate Impact in Woltersdorf, near Berlin. It was our ninth time teaching on the course, and it is always a wonderful experience. After “Bible and Culture” ended we stayed …

Stormy Weather (Part 2) by Dr Martin J. Hodson

Continued from Stormy Weather (Part 1) Things have speeded up on climate change in all sorts of ways in 2017. In January I wrote a briefing on “Donald Trump, the Environment and the Church”. I have spent a lot of time this year monitoring the Trump administration and wrote a …

Stormy Weather (Part 1) by Dr Martin J Hodson

I only gradually became aware of climate change, and for many years it was kind of in the background. I certainly don’t recall hearing about it at school or in university in the 1970’s. When I began my academic career I was pretty focused on plant anatomy and physiology. Later, …