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By Sarah Withrow King

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Why should still Christians care approximately animals? Is there a biblical foundation for abstaining from consuming animals? Is fending off businesses that use (and misuse) animals a achievable approach for Christians to raised dwell out the message of God?
In Animals will not be Ours, Sarah Withrow King makes the argument that deal with all of production is not any "far-fetched" concept that basically radical humans might ponder, yet relatively a loyal witness of the peaceable state God wants and Jesus modeled. This contains all dwelling and respiring creatures that percentage this earth with us. King makes use of her decade-plus event as a vegan, her seminary schooling, her evangelical Christian religion, and her years operating with PETA to name Christians to ascertain how we deal with and examine the nonhuman animals with whom we percentage a finite planet.

"A sparky, available, and insightful ebook. tough to not be moved through the religious trip it relates."
--Andrew Linzey, director of the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics and writer ofAnimal Theology

"Animals aren't Ours is riveting and convicting. an important contribution to the ignored subject of animal liberation and animal rights, from an exhilarating new voice, this publication is vital examining for all Christians."
--David P. Gushee, unusual college Professor of Christian Ethics; Director, heart for Theology and Public existence, Mercer University

"In Animals usually are not Ours (No, fairly, they're Not), Sarah Withrow King demanding situations us to seem back at texts which could suppose typical, yet purely simply because we've got learn them one thousand instances from a similar viewpoint. yet what if we alter viewpoint? What if the biblical writers and the folk they wrote approximately did not see the area as we see it? What if these writers and other people weren't western, linear, dualistic thinkers who observed humans as break away construction, yet relatively as a part of it. What if God cares deeply for the total neighborhood of construction? if this is the case, then Withrow King's e-book is a present to us all, providing some of the most accomplished examinations of God's therapy of animals (and fauna) that i've got ever obvious. and because the name hints--she has enjoyable doing it. Animals should not Ours is a smart and demanding read."
--Lisa Sharon Harper, writer of The first-class Gospel: How every thing fallacious will be Made Right

Sarah Withrow King is Deputy Director of the Sider middle at jap collage, and an affiliate fellow of the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. In her spare time, she enjoys consuming an excessive amount of espresso and analyzing Calvin and Hobbes together with her son. She and her relations reside in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and are covenant individuals of Circle of Hope.

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