Search results for 'Earth and Economy'

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Climate & economic justice

Building a better economic system

Updated 1 July 2021

We work to create an economy that values people and the planet above profit. Alternatives to irresponsible capitalism are emerging all the time – and Quakers are bringing them into their local communities.

New economy

New economy

New economy booklets

Updated 14 June 2021

Quakers who wish to explore the policies, initiatives and questions around building a new economy are forming reading groups in their local meetings. Over 50 reading groups are now active in Scotland, England and Wales, and more are being set up all the time.

New economy booklets and reading groups

Our stories

Sanctuary Everywhere to Loving Earth

Updated 29 July 2021

Susan Mitchell of Dunblane Meeting picks up the threads between migration, climate change and war.

Sanctuary Everywhere to Loving Earth

Action

Climate & economic justice

Updated 1 November 2021

Quakers advocate for just economics systems that sustain people and the planet.

Climate & economic justice

Climate & economic justice

Climate justice

Updated 15 September 2021

As our current economic system fuels inequality and climate breakdown, Quakers seek just responses to these intertwined crises.

Climate justice

Our stories

Teaching business students about Quaker ethics

Updated 10 July 2019

Barbara Hayes of Chichester Quaker Meeting shares an exciting form of outreach.

Teaching business students about Quaker ethics

Climate & economic justice

Recovering from the pandemic

Updated 6 September 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has affected everyone around the world. It has also laid bare the deep inequalities in our economic system and society, where 'normal' was failing millions.

Recovering from the pandemic

Our faith

Quaker marriages and funerals

Updated 6 May 2021

Quaker weddings and funerals take the same simple, quiet form as the usual meetings for worship.

Quaker marriages and funerals

Our history

Quakers and same-sex marriage

Updated 1 October 2020

Quakers in Britain have been considering sexuality for more than 60 years. In 2009 we made the decision to campaign for the right to marry same-sex couples in Quaker meetings for worship.

Quakers and same-sex marriage

Our faith

Quakers and God

Updated 24 February 2020

Our understanding of God is shaped by personal experience; different people use words that they find helpful and meaningful. On this page a group of seven Quakers share what God means to them.

Quakers and God