“Matthew Sleeth is a significant convert in the growing company of Christians who bring intelligence, passion, a biblically trained imagination, and mature Christian witness to the care of creation.”
— Eugene Peterson, Author of Living the Message
“Matthew Sleeth is a breath of fresh air. In The Gospel According to the Earth, he retells the Bible’s most familiar stories in ways that will stimulate your imagination, soften your heart, and challenge you to think more deeply about caring for creation.”
Jonathan Merritt, author of Green Like God
From Dr. Matthew Sleeth, the leading Christian voice for the green movement, comes a dynamic and surprising primer on all the Bible teaches on caring for the earth— and an ideal companion volume to The Green Bible.
Work: the garden -- Water: the flood -- Hospitality: Abraham and the angels -- Stewardship: Pharaoh's dream -- Work and rest: exodus from slavery -- Gleaning: Ruth -- God the Creator: Job -- The first environmental music: the psalms -- Food: Daniel -- Community: Acts -- Simplicity and consumerism: Philippians -- Sacrifice: Colossians.