Swords to Plowshares

Promoting a faith-based love for all creation.

Does God want us to be vegan?

Lisa Ervin said it beautifully:

It’s clear from scripture that God created a vegan world (Genesis 1:29-30) and Hosea and Isaiah state there will be no violence in His future peaceable kingdom (Isaiah 11:9). God made a covenant with animals that they will one day live in safety, without fear (Hosea 2:18). So clearly, nonviolence towards animals is God’s desire. Animals were created for their own purpose and for God’s glory (Psalm 150:6, Revelation 5:13). Why, as God’s children, should we perpetuate unnecessary violence towards animals?

For a more detailed account, see Restoring the Garden Paradise Ideal.

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