What are the conceptions of the past civilizations and traditions from the five continents on our relationships with nature? Do they cast a spiritual glance on those relationships? Could their ancestral wisdom have seen a sacred work in the universe? Why would they rather call it Creation where creatures and Creator meet?
This research made author Bernard Anton discover a real interreligious consensus. He observed that the main religions on the globe are unanimously ecologically aware and agree on principles such as the conservation of nature and the quality of the environment. A quite clear "green" message, revealed in the greatest beliefs, serves as a basis for an eco-ethic to adopt.