Covering creation care in the age of Donald Trump

President Donald Trump has undone or renegotiated many of his predecessor’s environmentally friendly policies, removing climate change research from government websites and pulling out of the Paris climate agreement. Religiously inspired environmental activists have emerged as some of his loudest critics.

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Abram Van Engen

Abram Van Engen is an associate professor of english and a faculty affiliate of the John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis, where his interests include early American literature and culture, Puritanism, sentimentalism, and religion.

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Religion and art: Talent and tension

What is the state of the relationship between religion and art? Has religious art fallen out of favor? Must religious art be relegated to houses of worship? What can artists contribute to the understanding of world religions?

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