Climate Change as Religion: Seminary Students Confess Their Sins to Plants in Ritual

Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion | 9/20/2019 | Mike LaChance
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Conservatives often say that progressives act as if climate change is a religion. They can now say that without a shred of irony.

Students at the Union Theological Seminary of Manhattan recently performed a religious ritual in which they confessed their sins to plants.

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Coy Westbrook reports at the College Fix:

Students at a seminary in New York City recently confessed their sins to plants during a chapel service, an experience that drew nationwide ridicule but that a campus spokesman defended as a “beautiful, moving ritual” in a statement to The College Fix.

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According to its website, Union Theological Seminary was founded in 1836 by nine Presbyterian ministers, who were seeking a “new vision for theological education.” Long known as a center of progressive Christian theology, it has graduated and hosted liberal thinkers from Harry Fosdick to Cornel West. Elsewhere on its website it states that “the fragility of our planet” is one of “the most profoundly challenging issues of our contemporary experience.”

How do people do this without feeling stupid, embarrassed, or...
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