Tag Archives: environment

Animal Life and Sentience

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We affirm the beauty and wisdom of God revealed in non-human animals. We affirm their ability to think, feel and live in relationship with humans and one another – yet also to suffer. Western society has long treated animals as unfeeling machines, as mere commodities. This reaches its climax in today’s factory farms. Followers of […]

Fossil Fuels

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We affirm the intrinsic worth, beauty and integrity of the nonhuman environment – land, air, water, animal and plant species, numerous eco-systems – on which all human and non-human life depend for their flourishing. However, our society’s addiction to energy derived from fossil fuels is wreaking havoc on this nonhuman environment, placing this and future […]