The Common Good

Table of Contents

Cover Story

No politician seriously believes that Americans are willing to deal with global warming. Is it too late to prove them wrong?

Features

Many evangelicals find themselves in an emerging theological habitat, where care of creation is central to mission.
Seven biblical principles for the care of creation
Who will save the Amazon?
The Bible calls us to dominion over creation. Or does it?
How ministry with migrant workers led the author and his family back to the land.

Columns

Our new field organizer for Call to Renewal was working the room at a conference of leaders of local councils of churches and interfaith organizations from around the country.

This being our special issue on the environment, I must preface my remarks about wanting to strangle the squirrel in my bedroom wall...

Culture Watch

The best reading on Christianity and the environment.
Mark Lombardi tried to visualize the spirit of his age.

Departments

Reflections on the Common Lectionary, Cycle C
Care of the environment has long been an issue of great importance to our readers.