All Creation Sings: The Voice of God in Nature (Abingdon by J. Ellsworth Kalas

By J. Ellsworth Kalas

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There’s an previous hymn you will be conversant in that comprises those phrases: “This is my Father’s global, / And to my listening ears, / All nature sings, and around me jewelry / The tune of the spheres. / this is often my Father’s global, / He shines in all that’s reasonable; / within the rustling grass, I listen him cross, / He speaks to me all over the place” (Maltbie D. Babcock, “This Is My Father’s World”; 1901). It is correct nonetheless this present day that “all nature sings,” however it is more and more tough to seize the melody. virtually at any place we move, nature’s voice is now muted through the sound of site visitors and diverse digital units. those that exit to stroll or jog tend to put on a tool that retains them involved with information or song or speech—so that, deliberately or no longer, they've got close out nature’s sound and dulled its influence.

Which brings me to the purpose of this ebook. I celebrate vastly within the “green” circulate that has made new thousands aware of the beauty of our production and the blessed necessity of taking good care of it passionately. this can be a terrific step within the correct path, and it places caliber content material into what may rather be little greater than sentimental emotions. yet i would like us to head farther than that. i would like us now not just to see—and certainly, to be thankful for—the wonders of nature. i need us to head past nature’s beautiful attractiveness until eventually we study the various classes it will educate us, classes approximately either lifestyles and God. whilst nature sings (as it does each second) its melody attracts us to God, if purely we pay attention with our complete being.

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