The Common Good

Articles By Betsy Shirley

The Evangelicals You Don't Know: Introducing the Next Generation of Christians. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Betsy Shirley talks to author Francisco X. Stork about helping young adults ask the hard questions.
What in heaven's name does "biblical womanhood" mean? Rachel Held Evans embarked on a yearlong journey to find out.
Gamaliel's Ana Garcia-Ashley is the first woman of color to lead a national community organizing network, faith-based or otherwise. And she's pulling no punches.
How to deepen our spirituality, one step at a time.
Six questions for...
Interview with John Francis by Betsy Shirley
Bio: Founded Empowering and Strengthing Ohio's People (ESOP) to stop predatory lending and home foreclosures. Website: www.esop-cleveland.org.
Benedictine women in Wisconsin are practicing new (and ancient) ways to save the earth, starting with the home front.
Author Enuma Okoro talks about life and liturgy.
Enuma Okoro grew up in four countries, including Nigeria and the Ivory Coast, and describes her religious education as "doses of Roman Catholicism washed down with long gulps of multiflav
Common Prayer: A Liturgy for Ordinary Radicals, by Shane Claiborne, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, and Enuma Okoro. Zondervan.