The Great Work 11 mins
An introduction to Thomas Berry. He states his fundamental concerns for the planetary crisis at hand, “the Great Work” that confronts us.
The Power of Story and
The Capacity for Change 15 mins
Thomas Berry’s prescription to remedy our crisis. He suggests the need for a new cultural story of the universe and he offers clear reasons for hope and change.
At 86 years of age, eminent cultural historian Thomas Berry, in an extended video interview, shared his primary concerns for the well being of our planet at this critical moment. Thomas Berry is the author of Dream of the Earth, The Great Work, Evening Thoughts, and The Universe Story with Brian Swimme. Two essential video talks are now available from that session.
Fine Cut Productions is honored to provide these interviews for the first time on DVD.
“These video talks provide a beacon of clarity and inspiration. Ideas to live with for a lifetime. Their strength is in their simplicity. It’s just like having Thomas Berry present in your living room, sharing his concerns and hopes for the planet with you.”
– Mary Evelyn Tucker, Forum on Religion & Ecology at Yale University