Category Archives: Seeing Divinity in Nature

Human responsibility

Seeing divinity all around us calls for a response. C. S. Lewis expressed it as follows: “Because God created the Natural – invented it out of his love and artistry – it demands our reverence.” Henri Nouwen asked and answered: … Continue reading

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Insights from Writers and Poets

Various writers and poets have also mused about the divine in the natural order and we can gain insights and inspiration from their thoughts. Consider, for example, what Victorian poet, Elizabeth Barrett Browning saw in nature:   Earth is crammed … Continue reading

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Nature as Divine Revelation

Over the centuries, thinkers and philosophers have caught glimpses of the divine in the natural world. In fact, a branch of Christian theology is called Natural Theology. Its basic tenets are that God has revealed himself both naturally and supernaturally. … Continue reading

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Result of Seeing Divinity in Nature

The Bible points us to the natural world around us – the living things as well as the heavens and the earth to learn about God. Psalm 19:1-4 states: “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the … Continue reading

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