Bauckham, Richard. The Bible and Ecology: Rediscovering the Community of Creation. Waco: Baylor University Press, 2010.

Boff, Leonardo. Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis. 1997.

Brown, Lester, World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse.  Earth Policy Institute; free downloadable pdf:

Daly, Herman and John Cobb. For the Common Good: Redirecting the Economy Toward Community, the   Environment, and a Sustainable Future.  Revised and Expanded Edition.  Boston: Beacon Press, 1994.

Davis, Ellen, Scripture, Culture and Agriculture: An Agrarian Reading of the Bible (Cambridge)

Dole, Bob, George McGovern and Don Messer, Ending Hunger Now: A Challenge to Persons of Faith (Augsburg Fortress, 2005)

Erlander, Daniel, Manna and Mercy: A Brief History of God’s Unfolding Promise to Mend the Entire Universe (order from

Fabricant, Sheila, Dennis Linn and Matthew Linn, Sleeping with Bread: Holding What Gives You Life (Paulist Press, 1995)

Faris, Stephen. Forecast: The Consequences of Climate Change, From the Amazon to the Arctic, from Darfur to Napa Valley. New York: Henry Holt. 2008

Golley, Frank B.  A Primer for Environmental Literacy.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1998.

Goodwin, Craig, Year of Plenty: One Suburban Family, Four Rules, and 365 Days of Homegrown Adventure in Pursuit of Christian Living (Sparkhouse/Augsburg, 2011)

The Green Bible. New York: HarperCollins. 2008 (NRSV translation; includes introductory essays by Ellen Davis, Matthew Sleeth, N.T. Wright, and many others)

Habel, Norman, ed., The Earth Bible (5 volumes; Sheffield Press)

Hansen, James, Storms of My Grandchildren: The Truth About the coming Climate Catastrophe

Harbaugh, Jan, Linda Kersten, and David Rhoads, editors.  Creation and the Future of Humanity: LSTC Writings on the Environment.  Chicago: Produced at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, Committee on LSTC as a Green Zone, 1996.

Hawken, Paul. Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Social Movement in History is Restoring Grace, Justice and Beauty to the World. New York: Penguin Books. 2007.

Hayhoe, Katherine, A Climate for Change

Hessel, Dieter, and Rosemary R. Ruether, editors.  Christianity and Ecology.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2000.

Horrell, David. The Bible and the Environment: Towards a Critical Ecological Biblical Theology. Equinox Publishing, 2010.

Horrell, David, Hunt, Cherryl, & Southgate, Christopher. Greening Paul: Reading the Apostle in a Time of Ecological Crisis. Waco: Baylor University Press, 2010.

Jones, Van The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems. New York: HarperCollins. 2008.

Jung, L. Shannon, Food for Life: The Spirituality and Ethics of Eating (Fortress, 2004)

Kingsolver, Barbara.  Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life. New York: Harper. 2007.

Kolbert, Elizabeth. Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature and Climate Change. New York: Bloomsbury. 2006.

Korten, David. The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler. 2006.

Maathai, Wangari, Replenishing the Earth: Spiritual Values for Healing Ourselves and the World. Doubleday, N.Y. 2010

Martin-Schramm, James B., Climate Justice: Ethics, Energy and Public Policy (Fortress, 2010)

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

McKibben, Bill Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future. New York: Henry Holt. 2007.

Merkel, Jim.  Radical Simplicity: Small Footprints on a Finite Earth.  Gabriola, B.C.: New Society Publishers, 2003.

Miles, Sara. Take This Bread: The Spiritual Memoir of a Twenty-First Century Christian, Ballentine Books, New York: 2007.

Moe-Lobeda, Cynthia, Healing a Broken World: Globalization and God (Fortress, 2002)

Nessan, Craig, Give Us Today: A Lutheran Proposal for Ending Hunger (Lutheran Voices; Augsburg, 2003)

Northcott, Michael, A Moral Climate: The Ethics of Global Warming (Orbis, 2009)

Pearce, Fred, When the Rivers Run Dry: Water—the Defining Crisis of the Twenty-First Century (Beacon, 2007)

Pollan, Michael. The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals. Penguin. 2007.

Rasmussen, Larry, Earth Community Earth Ethics (Orbis, 1997)

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Rhoads, David ed., Earth and Word: Classic Sermons on Saving the Planet (Continuum)

Ride, Sally, Mission Planet Earth: Our World and Its Climate–and How Humans Are Changing Them (Flashpoint, 2009)

Rossing, Barbara, “Why Luke’s Gospel? Daily Bread and ‘Recognition of Christ’ in Food-Sharing, Currents in Theology and Mission (June 2010)

___Journeys Through Revelation: Apocalyptic Hope for Today (Horizons 9-session Bible study; order from Presbyterian Church USA:

___ “God Laments With Us: Climate Change, Apocalypse, and the Urgent Kairos Moment”  Ecumenical Review (July 2010)

Santmire, Paul.  Ritualizing Nature: Renewing Christian Liturgy in a Time of Crisis (Fortress, 2008)

Seay, Chris. A Place at the Table: 40 Days of Solidarity with the Poor, Baker Books, Grand Rapids, MI: 2012.

Shiva, Vendana. Biopiracy: The Plunder of Nature and Knowledge. Boston: South End Press. 1997.

Sittler, Joseph.  Evocations of Grace: Writing Ecology, Theology and Ethics.  Edited by Steven Bouma-Prediger and Peter Bakken.  Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans. 2000.

Sleeth, Matthew. Serve God, Save the Planet: A Christian Call to Action. Chelsea Green, 2006.

Speth, Gus, Bridge at the Edge of the World: Capitalism, the Environment, and Crossing From Crisis to Sustainability (Yale University Press, 2008

Stewart, Ben, A Watered Garden: Christian Worship and Earth’s Ecology (Minneapolis, MN: Augsburg Fortress, 2011)

Taussig, Hal, In the Beginning Was the Meal: Social Experimentation & Early Christian Identity (Fortress, 2009)

Torvend, Samuel, Daily Bread, Holy Meal (Augsburg Fortress, 2004)

_______, Luther and the Hungry Poor: Gathered Fragments (Fortress, 2008)

Wirzba,Norman, Food and Faith: A Theology of Eating. Cambridge University Press, 2011.