No Limits on Active Hope

  • Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker
Part of the SpringerBriefs on Pioneers in Science and Practice book series (BRIEFSPIONEER, volume 25)


Friends! We have planted a tree. A tree is one member of Creation; thus as a fellow creature, our sibling. Jesus understood Creation as a parable of the coming kingdom of God among mankind: lilies of the field; the mustard seed, the least of the seeds, which grows into a tree, and the birds of the air come and lodge in its branches.

Copyright information

© The Author(s) 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Max Planck InstituteStarnbergGermany

Personalised recommendations