Rabbi Melman discusses our responsibilities as Jews as stewards of the Earth as part of the Congregation Beth Shalom Mitzvah Initiative.
Study Materials about Stewardship of the Earth
A PDF version of the Stewardship of the Earth study material (pp.43 - 47) may be downloaded and viewed on your computer (or printed if you find it difficult to read on your computer) by clicking here.
Please remember to read the Discussion Questions before you begin studying! Combined with the short video above, the questions will frame the selected texts for you. After you have finished, go back and reread the Discussion Questions to see if anything you have seen or read makes you feel any different.
Stewardship of the Earth BibliographyClick here to find a bibliography of items available for check out in our Marian Renee Saltzberg Learning and Resource Center.
Here's an organization you might want to know more about: COEJL (Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life)
Some great ways you can helpEarth Day 2011 Celebration --This is the perfect way to help take care of our earth right here at CBS!
Go Green -- Resources for ways to help care for our environment.