Tag: Christianity & environment

Is Christianity responsible for the ecological crisis?

The claim that Christianity was responsible for the ecological crisis1 has been contested,234 but is still asserted strongly.56 A key text has been Genesis 1:26,7 a common interpretation of which is known as dominium terrare.8 Such an interpretation is absent from the first 1,000 years of Christianity,9 and many scholars reject this as the original meaning of the passage.101112 In […]