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Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Tonight @ UWM Union Theatre, 7 p.m

Whether it’s the evangelical crazies in Jesus Camp or Bill Maher’s satirical attack on religious leaders in Religulous, faith-based institutions usually get a bad rap in mainstream documentaries. But this free screening of the feature-length documentary “Renewal” shows various religions doing some good as they join in...
03.08.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
Religion and nature have permeated each other since the dawn of humanity. And yet as environmental problems mounted during the Industrial Age, many religious leaders failed to perceive the obligation in their beliefs to care for the earth. Especially within those strains of Western Christianity where God was radically separated from man and the world, religious leaders were even hostile to envir...