The Dominion of Love: Animal Rights According to the Bible
Lantern Books, 2002 - 208 sider
Many commentators and users of the Bible have, over the centuries and up to the present day, used the Bible to argue that animals have no rights, that they were put on this earth for our use, and that we have no obligations to them.
In his cogent, honest, and fully researched and referenced work, The Dominion of Love, Norm Phelps attempts to encourage all who revere the Bible as holy scripture to open their hearts to the suffering that we inflict upon our nonhuman neighbors. He shows that the right of animals not to be imprisoned, harmed, and killed for our benefit flows naturally from the Bible's message of love and compassion and argues that this is the message of the Bible's most important passages dealing with our relationship to animals. He further responds to the defenses of animal exploitation that are often made based on the Bible.
Beautifully written, The Dominion of Love is an essential addition to a growing body of literature that argues for a compassionate and non-exploitative reading of Holy Scripture.
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Animal Rights According to the Bible Norm Phelps. The Dominion of Love Animal Rights According to the Bible " After decades of neglect , churches are beginning to take the issue of justice to animals seriously . Many books have ...
Animal Rights According to the Bible Norm Phelps. " Norm Phelps not only talks about the dominion of love , but embodies it in his everyday existence as well . By ... Animals The Dominion of Love Animal Rights According to the Bible.
Animal Rights According to the Bible Norm Phelps. 2002 Lantern Books One Union Square West , Suite 201 New York , NY 10003 Copyright © Norm Phelps 2002 All rights reserved . No part of this book may be reproduced , stored in a retrieval ...
Animal Rights According to the Bible Norm Phelps. Acknowledgments First , a word of heartfelt appreciation to Martin Rowe of Lantern Books . His faith in The Dominion of Love and his wise editorial guidance , gently administered , made ...
Animal Rights According to the Bible Norm Phelps. Introduction I wrote The Dominion of Love to encourage all who revere the Bible as holy scripture to open their hearts to the suffering that we inflict upon our nonhuman neighbors . I ...
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