Christian-related news and commentary, with a focus on United Methodists
Saturday, April 08, 2006
Care for creation, care for poor
Recently-retired climate and weather physicist John Houghton links stewardship of God's creation with care for the poor. He says that a conservative estimate suggests that there will be as many as 150 million environmental refugees by the year 2050. Houghton says that most of the people likely to be disadvantaged because of climate change live in poorer countries.