Category: Climate Change

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

Living Responsibly—The Bees and We: Make Your Life a Beautiful Prayer Read More »

by Christine Muller The Wilmette Institute and two of its courses are mentioned by the Bahá’í-inspired International Environment Forum (IEF) in its eleven-paragraph contribution to the Talanoa Dialogue. The Talanoa Dialogue, launched at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP23) in …

The Importance of Education for Social Change: A Statement by the International Environment Forum for the Talanoa Dialogue Read More »

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

Living Responsibly: Why Eat Organic? Make Your Life a Beautiful Prayer Read More »

by Christine Muller The well-being of any segment of humanity is connected with the well-being of the whole. When economic gain is pursued without regard for how the natural environment is affected, for instance, all are impacted. ————————Bahá’í International Community …

The Story of Stuff—A Bahá’í-Inspired Program for Youth Read More »

“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) continues to give us monthly tips aimed …

Living Responsibly: Purchase Mindfully—Do I Really Need It? Read More »

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 …

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

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 …

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

“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: Shower Less—Cleanliness in the 21st Century Read More »

“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: December—Choose Reusable Shopping Bags! Read More »

“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 Read More »