Some Christian principles for farming and food production. S P Carruthers, 2002.
God is revealed in scripture as God of compassion, whose care extends to all people and, indeed to the whole of His creation (‘His tender mercy is over all His works’, Psalm 145:9). Humanity, made in His image, is called to a comparable care and compassion. This is borne out repeatedly in Scripture, in both Old and New Testaments, and summed up in the simple commandment to ‘love our neighbour as ourselves’.