A Selection of Eco-religious Books

Barker, Margaret, Creation A Biblical Vision for the Environment (London, T&T Clark, 2010)

Berry, Thomas, The Dream of the Earth (San Francisco, Sierra Club Books, 1988)

Cannato, Judy, Radical Amazement Contemplative Lessons from Black Holes, Supernovas, and Other Wonders of the Universe (Notre Dame, Indiana, Sorin Books, 2006)

Deane-Drummond, Celia, Eco-Theology (London, Darton, Longman and Todd, 2008)

 Quaking Grass (Briza media), Galway City

Edwards, Denis, Ecology at the Heart of Faith (Maryknoll, Orbis Books, 2006)

Feehan, John, The Singing Heart of the World: Creation, Evolution and Faith (Dublin, The Columba Press, 2010)

Footit, Anthony, A Gospel of Wild Flowers (Cincinnati, David and Charles, 2006)

Haffner, Paul, Towards a Theology of the Environment (Herefordshire, Gracewing, 2008)

Martin-Schramm, James B. & Stivers, Robert L., Christian Environmental Ethics: A Case Method Approach (Maryknoll, Orbis Books, 2003)

 Kidney Vetch (Anthyllis vulnereria), Doolin, Co. Clare

McDonagh, Sean, Why are We Deaf to the Cry of the Earth? (Dublin, Veritas, 2001)

____________, Dying for Water (Dublin, Veritas, 2003)

____________, Patenting Life? Stop! (Dublin, Dominican Publications, 2003)

____________, The Death of Life: The Horror of Extinction (Dublin, The Columba Press, 2004)

____________, Climate Change: the challenge to all of us (Dublin, The Columba Press, 2006)

Butterfly on white form of Red Valerian (Centranthus ruber), Muckross Abbey, Killarney, Co. Kerry

McFague, Sallie, A New Climate for Theology: God, the World, and Global Warming (Minneapolis, Fortress Press, 2008)

O'Donnell, Hugh, Eucharist and the Living Earth (Dublin, The Columba Press, 2007)

Pope Benedict XVI, If You Want to Cultivate Peace, Protect Creation, Message for the Celebration of the World Day of Peace, 1 January, 2010

Pope John Paul II, Peace With God the Creator, Peace With All Creation, Message for the Celebration of the World Day of Peace, 1 January, 1990

Mute swan relaxing with onlooking gull, Galway pier, Galway city

Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre, The Phenomenon of Man (New York, Harper, 1959)

Theokritoff, Elizabeth, Living in God's Creation Orthodox Perspectives on Ecology (New York, St. Vladimir's Seminary, 2009)



Laudato Si'

mi' Signore 


Praised be You

my Lord

with all

Your creatures

- St. Francis