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The Firm Ground for Hope: A Ritual for Planting Humans and Trees

Heather Murray Elkins and David Wood

in Ecospirit

Published by Fordham University Press

Published in print June 2007 | ISBN: 9780823227457
Published online March 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780823236626 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5422/fso/9780823227457.003.0029

Series: Transdisciplinary Theological Colloquia

The Firm Ground for Hope: A Ritual for Planting Humans and               Trees

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This chapter presents the story about a community's ritual life as it relates to organic and architectural structures. This particular narrative of tree blessings begins the year before the Ground of Hope conference is held at Drew University in Madison, New Jersey.

Keywords: Ground of Hope; tree planting; Drew University; rituals; tree hugging

Chapter.  1737 words. 

Subjects: Christian Theology

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