Environment, Evangelicalism and Mission by Dr Martin J. & Rev Margot R. Hodson

Following the launch of John Reader’s latest book “Theology and New Materialism” at Trinity College, Oxford, a group of the attendees continued to meet occasionally at the college to discuss some of the issues arising from the book, funded by the William Temple Foundation. We were particularly interested in how …

Climate Change and Theological Reflection by Rev Dr John Weaver

Martin Hodson suggested that I might reflect on my growing understanding of climate change from a theological perspective to complement his blog. My awareness of climate change as an important issue developed through my reflections on the dialogue between science and the Christian faith in the 1990s. Encouraged by Keith …

Preparing for Creationtide (1st September to 4th October, every year) by Rev Arthur Champion

Two years ago my JRI blog was about the somewhat mysterious work of a Diocesan Environmental Adviser whereas this time I’m going to focus on a new season in the church’s year; “Creationtide”, which is dedicated to God as the Creator and Sustainer of all life. Creationtide originated in 1989 …