Category: Climate Change

Living Responsibly: AUGUST: Give Up Bottled Water—Go Back to the Tap!

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.”  —‘Abdu’l-Bahá To help all of us incorporate into our lives actions that treat our physical surroundings with the respect they deserve, the Wilmette Institute has asked Christine Muller

Posted in Climate Change, Public Discourse

How Should Bahá’ís Talk about Climate Change? Applying Recent Institutional Guidance

by Christine Muller The Universal House of Justice and the National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of the United States have provided Bahá’ís with clear guidelines about engaging in public discourse and social action and avoiding partisan politics. In practice,

Posted in Climate Change, Public Discourse

New Attitudes and Actions Emerge from Climate Change Course

Fayyaz Rehman, a learner from Lahore, Pakistan, enrolled in the Wilmette Institute course on Climate Change (faculty, Christine Muller, Arthur Lyon Dahl, Laurent Mesbah) because he felt the topic is “the most critical issue of the contemporary world” and because

Posted in Climate Change, Learners

Living Responsibly: Making Your Life a Beautiful Prayer: Go Solar!

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.”  —‘Abdu’l-Bahá To help all of us incorporate into our lives actions that treat our physical surroundings with the respect they deserve, the Wilmette Institute has asked Christine Muller

Posted in Climate Change

Living Responsibly: Making Your Daily Life a Beautiful Prayer: Hang Your Laundry Out to Dry for the Children of the World

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.”  —‘Abdu’l-Bahá To help all of us incorporate into our lives actions that treat our physical surroundings with the respect they deserve, the Wilmette Institute has asked Christine Muller

Posted in Climate Change, News

Living Responsibly Making Your Daily Life a Beautiful Prayer: Ethical and Easy Lawns

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.”—‘Abdu’l-Bahá To help all of us incorporate into our lives actions that treat our physical surroundings with the respect they deserve, the Wilmette Institute has asked Christine Muller (faculty

Posted in Climate Change

Living Responsibly Making Your Daily Life a Beautiful Prayer: Buy Clean Energy

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.”—‘Abdu’l-Bahá To help all of us incorporate into our lives actions that treat our physical surroundings with the respect they deserve, the Wilmette Institute has asked Christine Muller (faculty

Posted in Climate Change

Climate Justice: A Central Topic in the Upcoming April Climate Change Course

by Christine Muller, faculty for Climate Change Are you unsure about climate change and baffled about contradicting coverage by the media? Are you wondering how the Bahá’í teachings can provide you with guidance to address the issue? The current time

Posted in Climate Change, Courses

Living Responsibly Making Your Daily Life a Beautiful Prayer: Eat Less Beef

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.”—‘Abdu’l-Bahá To help all of us incorporate into our lives actions that treat our physical surroundings with the respect they deserve, the Wilmette Institute has asked Christine Muller (faculty

Posted in Climate Change, News

Living Responsibly Making Your Daily Life a Beautiful Prayer: Do a Home Energy Audit!

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.”—‘Abdu’l-Bahá To help all of us incorporate into our lives actions that treat our physical surroundings with the respect they deserve, the Wilmette Institute has asked Christine Muller, faculty

Posted in Climate Change