The Common Good

Heather Adams

Heather Adams writes for Religion News Service.

Blog Posts by Heather Adams

Posted by Heather Adams 5 days 17 hours ago
The World Bank is teaming up with global religious leaders in a 15-year effort to end extreme poverty by 2030.About 35 religious groups worldwide, including Bread for the World, Islamic Relief...
Posted by Heather Adams 6 weeks 4 days ago
Judith Mesadieu has dreams of becoming a doctor, but her poor eyesight and partial blindness makes it hard to study.A corneal transplant could fix the problem, but the procedure remains rare in Haiti...
Posted by Heather Adams 14 weeks 6 days ago
Online ordinations are a fast-growing business, a way for ordinary people to play priest-for-a-day at their friends’ and family’s weddings. But these ordinations are also a 21st-century way of...
Posted by Heather Adams 28 weeks 6 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 41 weeks 4 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...