Reaction and Response: Global CO2 Emissions Stable in 2019

The article below is reprinted with their permission from our friends EthicsDaily.com, with whom we have had a very good collaboration over some years now. Global carbon dioxide emissions remained stable in 2019 after two years of increases, according to data released Feb. 11 by the International Energy Agency (IEA). …

Richard Clarkson Reviews ‘Forest Church: Earthed Perspectives on the Gospel’ by Cate Williams

The Forest Church movement, which has been quietly growing for the past decade or so, draws threads of Christian spirituality and nature connection into regular gatherings in forests, fields and gardens across the UK and increasingly around the world. This Grove Book by Cate Williams, Mission and Evangelism Officer for …

Ending Well

Astra Taylor in her Democracy May Not Exist, But We’ll Miss It When It’s Gone (London: Verso, 2019) quotes the famous saying of Antonio Gramsci about ‘pessimism of the intellect and optimism of the will’ in the context of the climate catastrophe. This connects with that other saying about ‘civilisational …