The Common Good

Ron Sider

Blog Posts by Ron Sider

Posted by Ron Sider 4 weeks 3 days ago
What good would it do for three kayaks, three canoes, and a rubber dinghy to paddle into the path of a Pakistani steamship? For a tiny fishing boat with unarmed, praying Americans aboard to sail...
Posted by Ron Sider 33 weeks 1 day ago
While there are no biblical texts speaking directly to the issue of money in politics, biblical principles are still relevant, and people of faith have an important role to play in the emerging...
Posted by Ron Sider 1 year 22 weeks ago
We live in a church context where so many embrace unbiblical either/or understandings of Christianity: Either evangelism or social action, either inward journey or outward journey. And on and on.It...
Posted by Ron Sider 1 year 49 weeks ago
While having lunch recently with Harvard Professor Robert D. Putnam, I was asked an interesting question.Putnam is appalled at the radical lack of equality of opportunity in the U.S. today, and he...
Posted by Ron Sider 2 years 2 weeks ago
I’m a senior. And I’m mad. In fact, I am resigning from the AARP.The America Association of Retired People has about 38 million members and is one of the biggest, most influential lobbies in...