Last Sunday I introduced the topic of the relation between human work and both property and the environment. This involves the “dominion” that God gave to man over the physical creation. This dominion that is not absolute, does not give man the right to exploit the world as raw material, to be manipulated at will, but is rather a ‘stewardship’ entrusted to man. Man, through his work, is rather to serve God by guiding things to their proper perfection; this requires care for rather than domination of creation. This stewardship of man......