Posts Tagged ‘faith and the environment’

Orthodox patriarch pushes green agenda

December 5, 2012

Is polluting our water and air just foolish, or is it sinful?

Read a New York Times Science Times article about Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of  Constantinople, a spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians. He calls biodiversity “the work of divine wisdom.” And, yes, he calls for repentance for “our sinfulness” in failing to protect our planet.