Are you looking for a way to merge your faith with your financial decisions? Investment in religion-based and socially conscious mutual funds is on the rise. The following is a list of selected religious and other socially-conscious mutual funds. Check with each fund to determine exact screening policies.

Selected Religious Funds


Aquinas Funds

Catholic values mutual funds. Screens out companies that profit from tobacco, weapons, and certain other products and services. Supports the environment, human rights, and employment.

Carlisle Social Investments

Carlisle's funds, the Carlisle Catholic U.S. Market Index and the Catholic Small Cap Index, comply with the Catholic Bishops Investment Guidelines for screening and advocacy.

Catholic Values Investment Trust

Invests according to the values of the Catholic Church.

Christian Science

American Trust Allegiance Fund

Has Christian Science-related screens. Avoids alcohol, gambling, tobacco, pharmaceutical, medical diagnostic services, and other health care industries.

Other Christian

Capstone Social Ethics & Religious Values Fund

Invests according to Seventh-Day Adventist principles. Screens out companies that profit from alcohol, tobacco, gambling, caffeine, meat, and pornography.

Christian Stewardship Funds

Mutual funds reflecting evangelical Christian values.

Lutheran Brotherhood

Screens out companies that profit from alcohol, tobacco, and gambling.

MMA Praxis Mutual Funds

Invests according to Anabaptist Christian beliefs, including Amish and Mennonite principles. Supports the environment, employment, and human rights. Screens out companies that profit from weapons, alcohol, tobacco, gambling, nuclear power, and other services.

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