The Common Good

Heather Adams

Heather Adams writes for Religion News Service.

Blog Posts by Heather Adams

Posted by Heather Adams 2 weeks 5 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 11 weeks 9 hours 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 25 weeks 8 hours 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 37 weeks 5 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 38 weeks 5 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...