The Earth Is The Lord 's, And Everything Essay

1354 Words Aug 12th, 2014 6 Pages
The bible says in Psalm 24:1-2, “The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; for he founded it upon the seas and established it upon the waters.” There are a lot of biblical stories and facts which prove how important it is to keep nature safe, preserved, and restored. Nature is one of the most important gift from God. In the book of Genesis, before God even created Adam and Eve, he created the land, the sea, flowers, trees and all other things which relate to the environment. The media are full of stories about environmental disasters including global warming, endangered species, deforestation, nuclear accidents and much more. We fail to realize how important it is to keep the environment we live in. Without the a preserved environment, there will be no oxygen for human beings, and animals. Plants would lack carbohydrate for a living. Through out the years, the state of the environment has been degrading so much. Some people argue that human being is the most important creation of God so we should focus on satisfying people’s need, instead of taking care of the environment, and animals. However, all environmental disasters affect people, whether in the long-term, or in the short-term. Others also argue that protecting the environment is less important than other tasks we must fulfill for the grace of God, such as sharing his word, obeying the 10 commandements, and other rules written for us in the Bible. Yes, we must follow God’s rules,…

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