Hope for Creation

On Sunday 6 November 2011 Tearfund is joining with partners across the world for Hope for Creation – a global day of prayer and action on climate change – and JRI is supporting this initiative!  Tearfund are expecting thousands of Christians around the world to join in by praying and speaking …

FOOD MATTERS: Wednesday 21st September 2011

Food Matters (Wednesday 21st September 2011) This was the first of what we hope will be a series of events at Holland House near Pershore in Worcestershire and we had 15 present. After arriving we had coffee and Mike Rayner led us in a session on The Bible and Food. …

JRI Newsletter No 26

We are pleased to announce that the August 2011 JRI newsletter (No. 26) is now ready to download. Here you will find reports on the recent CRES field trip and our “Energising the Future” conference at Redcliffe College, Gloucester. We have also been busy in Exeter, Leeds and York. Two …

Uncovering Isaiah’s Environmental Ethics

JRI Director, Margot Hodson, has just produced a Grove Booklet entitled “Uncovering Isaiah’s Environmental Ethics”.  The book of Isaiah is rich in natural imagery and would seem ideally suited to provide a source for an environmental ethic; but how do we use these images, given that they were metaphors for …