The Common Good

Heather Adams

Heather Adams writes for Religion News Service.

Blog Posts by Heather Adams

Posted by Heather Adams 11 weeks 4 days ago
As small bands of protesters from Westboro Baptist Church take their trademark “God Hates Fags” signs to demonstrations outside funerals, concerts, and schools across the country, a new message...
Posted by Heather Adams 24 weeks 2 days ago
Religious leaders urged President Obama and Congress to provide funding for legal assistance to unaccompanied migrant children who are in U.S. custody after fleeing violence, murder, and extortion...
Posted by Heather Adams 25 weeks 2 days ago
Defensive lineman Israel Idonije was recently released from the Chicago Bears and, as a free agent, he isn’t sure what the future holds. But when he’s not on the gridiron, the Nigerian-born Idonije...
Posted by Heather Adams 30 weeks 2 days ago
Catholic bishops returned to Capitol Hill on Thursday with a renewed push for immigration reform, as Miami Archbishop Thomas Wenski called the failure to address immigration reform “a stain on the...
Posted by Heather Adams 51 weeks 4 days ago
As the Boy Scouts of America gets ready to admit gay youth, one Missouri organization has already broken away, but not because it favors tradition.Oak Scouts is designed to be a safe space for...