Creation care: A return of love for love

Modern science teaches us about the fundamental interdependence of all life on Earth -- an insight that St. Francis of Assisi grasped centuries ago, and his life and teachings offer Christians a spiritual grounding to help them respond to today’s environmental crisis. So argue Franciscan Sr. Ilia Delio, Franciscan Friar Keith Douglass Warner and Pamela Wood in their recently published book Care for Creation: A Franciscan Spirituality of the Earth.