Is Environmentalism a Religion? (Ep. 67)

April 16, 2022

Many leaders in our culture tell us every day how we need to save the planet. What if this is more than wise stewardship, and is actually the message of a new religion? We compare the environmentalist movement with some widely held markers of what defines a religion.

Listen to the audio version here:
00:00 Is Environmentalism a Religion?
03:09 Does it Teach a Worldview?
16:57 Does it Have a Community?
29:13 Does it Have a Central Myth?
38:46 Does it Have Rituals?
44:37 Does it Have a Moral Standard?
50:48 Does it Touch Emotions?
53:58 Does it Have Material Expressions?
56:08 Does it Have Sacred Things?
59:49 Conclusion

Production of Reformation Baptist Church of Youngsville, NC
Hosts – Dan Horn, Jonathan Sides, Charles Churchill and Joshua Horn
Technical Director – Timothy Kaiser
Theme Music – Gabriel Hudelson

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