Resources for Ecological Attunement and Climate Chaplaincy

Today we benefit from a wealth of written work and art about our ecological situation and interlocking crises, and a growing pool of resources for spiritual care and truth-telling around climate. Here’s a curated list. Feel free to email me via the contact page with suggestions to add!


We Were Made For These Times (Kaira Jewel Lingo, 2021)
The Climate of History in a Planetary Age (Dipesh Chakrabarty, 2021)
All We Can Save (ed. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson and Katherine Wilkinson, 2020) 
Words for a Dying World (Hannah Malcolm, 2020)
Rooted and Rising (ed. Leah Schade & Margaret Bullitt-Jones, 2019)
Mourning Nature (Ashlee Cunsolo, 2016)
Hope in the Dark (Rebecca Solnit, 2016)
The Sixth Extinction (Elizabeth Kolbert, 2014)
Coming Back to Life (Joanna Macy, 2014)
Active Hope (Joanna Macy, 2012)
The World We Have (Thich Nhat Hanh, 2004)
Staying Alive (Vandana Shiva, 1999)
The Future of Life (E. O. Wilson, 2001)
When Things Fall Apart (Pema Chodron, 1996)


Meltdown (2021)
Chasing Coral (2017)
Thank You For the Rain (2017)
Anote’s Ark (Netflix, 2015)
The Merchants of Doubt (2014)

Other Projects and Modalities

Good Grief Network 10-stage practice for climate grief

The Work That Reconnects

Stubborn Optimism

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