Issues 19:05 Tending the Garden of Life

A Messianic Jewish Look at Sustainability
Author: Susan Perlman

Tending the Garden of Life? “Is the environment a Jewish concern?” asks Rabbi Eric Lankin, chief of institutional advancement and education for the Jewish National Fund. “Under tikkun olam, we have an obligation and need to restore the broken world....

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Jewish ‘Green’ Architecture

The world is meant to decay, or perhaps, is destined for it. Even the best and most qualified efforts to sustain our environment must be tempered by the realization that sustainability will not bring permanence.

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Tikkun Olam

What you can do Turn off the faucet while brushing your teeth and shaving. Turn your thermostat up three degrees (in summer) or down three degrees (in winter). Change incandescent light bulbs in your home to compact fluorescents. Lower the temperature of the water in...

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On the Road to Dharamsala
Author: Sterling Reed

Here where the grass grows free, wild is awakened in my heart And nature’s skin is unashamed. It bares its innocence and purity and harshness and apathy. Here where man has failed to tame mountains high and unborn trees bursting forth with the green of new life....

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