Dave Bookless

Catalyst for Creation Care


Dave is the Director of Theology for A Rocha International, which works in practical community-based conservation and mobilising the church to care for creation across six continents.

Dave’s global roles include teaching and writing on creation care with A Rocha and Lausanne. His first book, Planetwise (IVP, 2008), has been translated into several languages, and he’s also written God Doesn’t Do Waste (IVP, 2010) and contributed to over 20 other books, including Lausanne’s Creation Care and the Gospel. Dave has recently completed a PhD on the Bible and Wildlife Conservation through Cambridge University. Born and raised in India, Dave is married to Anne and they live in multicultural Southall, London, where Dave also pastors an Anglican church.