Category: Climate Change

Loneliness in Social Action—Let’s Welcome Them, Let’s Bring Chocolate

Sustainable Development and the Prosperity of Humankind 2017 Faculty: Arthur Lyon Dahl, Christine Muller, and Peter Adriance Sustaining 11 Billion People: Challenges for an Ever-Advancing Civilization 2017 Faculty: Paul Hanley, Gary Reusche, Halel Samimi, Neil Whatley One of the goals

From Pomegranates to the Book of Revelation—Lively Discussions in the Global Climate Change Week Forum

by Christine Muller The Wilmette Institute participated in Global Climate Change Week, October 9–15, 2017, for the second time this year. The Institute was one of 144 institutions of higher learning from around the world that raised awareness and called

Living Responsibly: Shower Less—Cleanliness in the 21st Century

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.” —‘Abdu’l-Bahá In 2018 Christine Muller (faculty for the Wilmette Institute’s Climate Change and Sustainable Development and the Prosperity of Humankind courses) is continuing to give us monthly tips

Living Responsibly: December—Choose Reusable Shopping Bags!

“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

Living Responsibly: November—Save Money, Save the Planet by Insulating Your House

“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

Living Responsibly: October— Let’s Go for a Walk or Bike Ride or Car Pool to Meetings!

“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

Wilmette Institute to Participate in 2017 Global Climate Change Week

Have you ever wondered why storms and floods seem to get increasingly worse? Do you wish there was a way you could help all the people affected? Is there a connection between such natural disasters and how we live as

Living Responsibly: September—Shop Locally, Support Local Agriculture

“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

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

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,

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