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Christianity, Wilderness, and Wildlife
     

Christianity, Wilderness, and Wildlife

by Susan Bratton
 

In Christianity, Wilderness, and Wildlife, Susan Bratton brings to life the tradition of Christian wilderness spirituality, from Noah’s and Moses’ experiences in the Old Testament to Celtic monasteries and the Franciscan order. She traces a long history of divine encounters in biblical literature such as visions, providential protection,

Overview

In Christianity, Wilderness, and Wildlife, Susan Bratton brings to life the tradition of Christian wilderness spirituality, from Noah’s and Moses’ experiences in the Old Testament to Celtic monasteries and the Franciscan order. She traces a long history of divine encounters in biblical literature such as visions, providential protection, spiritual guidance and calls to leadership—all of which highlight the importance of nature in Christian thought. This book will command the attention of the growing audience for works at the intersection of environment and spirituality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589661776
Publisher:
University of Scranton Press
Publication date:
07/15/2009
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Meet the Author

Susan Bratton is chair of the environmental studies department at Baylor University and author of Environmental Values in Christian Art.
 
 

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