The Common Good

Bruce Nolan

Blog Posts by Bruce Nolan

Posted by Bruce Nolan 1 year 41 weeks ago
A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of a city law that was recently used to arrest Christian evangelists who were preaching on Bourbon Street during Southern Decadence, the annual...
Posted by Bruce Nolan 1 year 42 weeks ago
NEW ORLEANS — Faith-based ministries and local charities that are ramping up relief efforts after Hurricane Isaac say it's already clear that recovery will proceed without the national outpouring of...
Posted by Bruce Nolan 1 year 45 weeks ago
Seven years after Hurricane Katrina toppled a nearby floodwall and drowned their synagogue, and after a seven-year journey praying in hotel meeting rooms, then in rooms borrowed and rented from...
Posted by Bruce Nolan 1 year 46 weeks ago
In what is being described as the first of its kind in the U.S., the Archdiocese of New Orleans has transformed a vacant church rectory into a group house where single women will live together while...
Posted by Bruce Nolan 2 years 22 weeks ago
After months of urging from other Baptists around the country, the Rev. Fred Luter told his African-American congregation that he will seek to become the first black man to lead the predominantly...