“The Earth is the Lord’s: Environmental Spirituality in Judaism and Christianity” is the title of a course to be led by Sion Sister Margaret Shepherd and Orthodox Jewish scholar Jonathan Gorsky at the Ammerdown Centre near Bath, UK, between 19 and 21 August.
The course will explore Laudato Si, Pope Francis’s encyclical on the environment in the light of Jewish and Christian spirituality. Topics include the Sabbath and Creation, the wilderness as an abiding presence, Franciscan spirituality and the vision of French philosopher and Jesuit priest Teilhard de Chardin.
The course is available on a residential or non-residential basis.
To book a place, visit the Ammerdown Centre website.