Ecology, Ethics, and Community


Event details

5:30 pm: Pot-Luck dinner at Plymouth Congregational Church. 6:15 pm: Rasmussen to give brief talk, “Motivating Factors for Religious Environmentalism.” Panel discussion to follow.

Dr. Larry Rasmussen is the Reinhold Niebuhr Professor Emeritus of Social Ethics at Union Theological Seminary, New York City. One of the world’s foremost Christian environmental ethicists, he has authored more than a dozen books, including the award-winning “Earth Community, Earth Ethics” and the recently published “Earth Honoring Faith: Religious Ethics in a New Key.” His work focuses on our contemporary planetary crisis from a faith perspective.


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