God’s Investment and Ours: Towards a Theology of Investment – Part One


Faith in Business has chosen ‘investment’ as its theme for 2022. This will include but go beyond financial investment. Consideration will also be given to other forms of capital, such as institutional, relational, moral and spiritual capital. In this first instalment of a four-part series of articles, Peter Heslam introduces the theme. He notes ways in which the Bible depicts God as an investor. And he highlights the apparent recklessness of some of the key biblical models of investment.