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  • June 5, 2019
  • 4:40 pm

IPS Alumnus Publishes New Book “Woven Together : Faith and Justice for the Earth and the Poor”

In his new book, Woven Together: Faith and Justice for the Earth and the Poor, James Mastaler makes the case that now, more than ever, it is critical that religious stories encompass a call to moral responsibility for the earth and to the global poor.

James is an alumnus of the Master of Arts in Social Justice program at the Institute of Pastoral Studies and he has a PhD in theology from Loyola.

James S. Mastaler, PhD

The book, with a foreword by distinguished environmental philosopher Holmes Rolston III, has been endorsed by Bill McKibben as a “good-hearted and useful effort to bridge some of the gaps between communities of faith and the environmental justice movement.”

*For an extended description of the book and additional reviews, see http://www.jamesmastaler.com/book​

*Readers are encouraged to connect with the author in the Facebook Group “WE ARE #WovenTogether” or on Twitter @JamesMastaler

*Available wherever books are sold​​ in paperback and e-reader versions, including Kindle on Amazon, or from your local independent bookstore (such as Chicago’s Unabridged Books​).