An Environmental Ethic Beyond the Seventh Principle

I will review some aspects of the 7th principle (respect for the interdependent web of all existence) and compare it to the beliefs of other entities, mention environmental crises and opportunities now before us, with a brief examination of lessons learned from the real-life issue of SCE&G’s current, failed nuclear project.

Liberating Faith

Tyranny takes many forms. America today suffers from the economic tyranny of unchecked capitalism and the still vibrant viral strains of racism, misogyny, homophobia, ableism, and xenophobia. Now even our political sphere bends perilously close to a fascist friendly oligarchy. Our best hope to counter these disturbing trends is liberating faith – a movement that … Continued

The Fearless Care-giver

A byproduct of living in an age of progress is ever growing life expectancies and the expanded need for us to dedicate increasing time to caring for loved ones.  But the task of care-giving can isolate us, draining us of our spiritual energy.