Books Relating Faith to Climate Change
Climate Justice: A Call to Hope and Action, a United Methodist Women Study, edited by Pat Watkins. Rev. Sharon Delgado wrote the final chapter on “Climate Justice: How Can We Make it Happen?”
Greenfaith: Mobilizing God’s People to Save the Planet, by Fletcher Harper Abindgon, 2010)
Green Church: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rejoice, by Rebekah Simon Peter (Abingdon, 2010)
A Moral Climate: The Ethics of Global Warming, by Michael S. Northcott (Orbis, 2007). A comprehensive overview and moral critique of climate change in the context of both creation and justice.
God of Nature and of Grace: Reading the World in a Wesleyan Way, by Michael Lodah (Abindgon, 2003). An insightful Wesleyan theology of creation from a process perspective.
The Cry of Creation: A Call for Climate Justice An Interfaith Study Guide on Global Warming Prepared by Earth Ministry for the Interfaith Climate and Energy Campaign–A collaborative effort of the National Council of Churches in Christ and The Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life.
A Climate for Change: Global Warming Facts for Faith-Based Decisions, Katharine Hayhoe and Andrew Farley (FaithWords, aDivision of Hachette Book Group, 2009).
Sacred Acts: How Churches Are Working To Protect Earth’s Climate, McDuff, Mallory (New Society Press, 2012).
Creation and Justice: A Wesleyan Response to Climate Change, by Sharon Delgado. To be released in May, 2016.
Other Books about Climate Change and Climate Justice
This Changes Everything, Capitalism vs. the Climate, by Naomi Klein (Simon and Schuster, 2014).
The Global Warming Reader: A Century of Writing About Climate Change, Bill McKibben (Penguin Books, 2012).
Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet, Bill McKibben (Henry Holt & Company, 2011).
Films and Audiotapes
Years of Living Dangerously, Emmy Award-winning documentary investigating several aspects of climate change.
Wisdom to Survive: Climate Change, Capitalism, and Community, a beautiful and poignant film pointing to various solutions, including Indigenous wisdom, climate justice, and permaculture.
This Changes Everything, an excellent and energizing film creates inspiration to work for system change by building a movement. It is based on Naomi Klein’s book, This Changes Everything, Capitalism vs. the Climate.
Merchants of Doubt: How a handful of scientists obscured the truth on issues from tobacco smoke to global warming. An excellent expose of the corporations and think tanks behind the climate change denial machine.
Climate Change: What do we know? What Can We Do? An Informational and Motivational CD by Sharon Delgado.