Download All Creation Sings: The Voice of God in Nature (Abingdon by J. Ellsworth Kalas PDF

By J. Ellsworth Kalas

J. Ellsworth Kalas, tailored from bankruptcy 1:

There’s an outdated hymn you'll be acquainted with that includes those phrases: “This is my Father’s global, / And to my listening ears, / All nature sings, and around me earrings / The tune of the spheres. / this can be my Father’s global, / He shines in all that’s reasonable; / within the rustling grass, I listen him go, / He speaks to me in all places” (Maltbie D. Babcock, “This Is My Father’s World”; 1901). It is right nonetheless at the present time that “all nature sings,” however it is more and more tough to trap the melody. nearly at any place we pass, nature’s voice is now muted by means of the sound of site visitors and diverse digital units. those that exit to stroll or jog tend to put on a tool that retains them in contact with information or song or speech—so that, deliberately or no longer, they've got close out nature’s sound and dulled its influence.

Which brings me to the purpose of this e-book. I have a good time drastically within the “green” move that has made new hundreds of thousands aware of the beauty of our construction and the blessed necessity of taking care of it passionately. this can be a fabulous step within the correct course, and it places caliber content material into what may well rather be little greater than sentimental emotions. yet i need us to move farther than that. i would like us now not just to see—and certainly, to be thankful for—the wonders of nature. i need us to move past nature’s beautiful good looks until eventually we research a number of the classes it will educate us, classes approximately either existence and God. whilst nature sings (as it does each second) its melody attracts us to God, if simply we hear with our entire being.

This publication will comprise a dialogue guide.

Show description

Read Online or Download All Creation Sings: The Voice of God in Nature (Abingdon Press) PDF

Best nature & ecology books

The English Setter - A Complete Anthology of the Dog

The English Setter - a whole Anthology of the puppy gathers jointly the entire top early writing at the breed from our library of scarce, out-of-print antiquarian books and files and reprints it in a high quality, sleek version. This anthology comprises chapters taken from a complete diversity of books, a lot of them now infrequent and lots more and plenty sought-after works, them all written via popular breed specialists in their day.

Sex, Drugs and Scuba Diving

What's taking place 100 meters under the skin of the Pacific Ocean? Has a manta ray an even bigger mind than a chimpanzee? Is the disproof of god's life present in the butt of a sea cucumber? Are sharks cruel killers of fellows, or is it the opposite direction round? is not diving what we as a species particularly regularly desired to do?

Losing Paradise: The Growing Threat to Our Animals, Our Environment,

The final a long time of the 20th century observed an exceptional attack through people on nature and animals through the global. rather than relocating towards a greater international, we're now dealing with a tidal wave of ecological demanding situations that threatens to comb away no matter what development now we have accomplished. during this landmark booklet, writer Paul G.

Into the Mysterium

A booklet that unearths the wondrous marine creatures deep within the center of the endangered oceans that hide so much of our planet. With the oceans masking over 70 percentage of the Earth’s floor, our planet will be known as a marine planet. underneath the waves are hundreds of thousands of exceptional creatures—beautiful colossal whales, harmful jellyfish, legions of phytoplankton—but additionally, might be least identified, are the marine invertebrates who make up an important a part of marine existence.

Extra info for All Creation Sings: The Voice of God in Nature (Abingdon Press)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.95 of 5 – based on 34 votes