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The Paradise of GodRenewing Religion in an Ecological Age$
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Norman Wirzba

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780195157161

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2005

DOI: 10.1093/0195157168.001.0001

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(p.1) Introduction
The Paradise of God

Norman Wirzba (Contributor Webpage)

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Contemporary culture reflects widespread isolation from and ignorance about our interdependence with the earth and wider cosmos. This loss has led to an impoverished sense of community as membership within a created whole. By marking our inter-relatedness with the soil and then noting the significance of the doctrine of creation in terms of its moral and spiritual significance, the possibility exists for a revisioning of salvation in terms of the health and wholeness of all creation.

Keywords:   Culture, Cosmos, Community, Creation, Soil, Salvation, Morality, Spirituality

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