Planet Earth and Religion

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  • Planet Earth and Religion
    • Keywords
      • Stewardship
        • Preserve the planet (Christians)
      • Dominion
        • Control-people can do what they like because God has given them the planet to do as they please.
      • Khalifah
        • Trusteeship (of the planet)
      • Conservation
        • People protecting the planet
      • Karma
        • Eye for an eye
      • The Noah Project
        • Jewish charity working to protect the environment
    • Hinduism
      • 'The earth has enough for everyone's need, not everyone's greed'-Gandhi
      • Nature is sacred
    • Christianity
      • Creation Theory-Christianity
        • God made the world, therefore we should look after it
      • Parable of the Talents-Christianity
        • They believe that God has given us all talents-we should use them to improve and protect the environment rater than being selfish
      • Care of water resources and attention to climate change are matters of grave importance for the entire human family.
        • Pope Benedict XVI
    • Islam
      • Whoever plants a tree and diligently looks after it until it matures and bears fruit is rewarded.
        • Hadith
        • Khalifah
      • Looking after the earths is part of a person's duty to Allah
    • Sikhism
      • The Gurus have strongly made us aware of our responsibility towards this earth.
      • Sikhism teaches that the natural environment and the survival of all life forms are closely linked in the rhythm of nature.
    • Judaism
      • The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it.


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