The Common Good

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Impeach the Pope?

So there was a fascinating editorial in The Washington Post yesterday by
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Colombian Pastor Still Missing, Family Threatened

I first heard of Idia and her missing husband, Pastor William Reyes
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God's Garden: Church-based Community Agriculture

Meet Stephen Bartlett, an urban gardener and educator in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Liberian Deportation Threat One More Reason for Immigration Reform

The clock is ticking for thousands of Liberian immigrants as the month of March draws to a close.
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Defiant Hope: St. Patrick's Day in Northern Ireland

Two years ago, I celebrated St. Patrick's Day in Ireland with my parents, my husband, and my one-year-old son.
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The Real History of 'Saint Patrick': The Saint He Wasn't, the Man He Was

It is said that everyone in the world is Irish today in honor of Saint Patrick.
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The Collapse of Evangelicalism?

In the March 10 edition of The Christian Science Monitor, Michael Spencer predicts "the coming evangelical collapse." Much
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Darfur's Cries Grow Louder

I was on a conference call for an hour and a half last week. It was intense. I haven't fully calmed down from it. I paced back and forth in the living room for a good portion of it.
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