Blessed Are the Consumers

Blessed Are the Consumers : Climate Change and the Practice of Restraint

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In a world bent on consumption, it is imperative that people of religious faith realize the significant role they play in advocating for the earth, and a more humane life for all. Sallie McFague argues that the root of restraint lies in the ancient Christian notion of Kenosis, or self-emptying, which she introduces through the life stories of John Woolman, Simone Weil and Dorothy Day.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 140 x 216 x 15.24mm | 385.55g
  • Fortress Press,U.S.
  • Minneapolis, United States
  • English
  • 0800699602
  • 9780800699604
  • 398,621

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