The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Voice of the Day: Desmond Tutu

What a tremendous relief it should be ... to discover that we don't need to prove ourselves to God. - Desmond Tutu
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Verse of the Day: 'Speak and do not be silent'

One night the Lord said to Paul in a vision, "Do not be afraid, but speak and do not be silent; for I am with you, and no one will lay a hand on you to harm you, for there are many in this city who
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Verse of the Day: 'Happy are those who observe justice'

Praise the Lord! O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever. Who can utter the mighty doings of the Lord,
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Voice of the Day: George Eliot

What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
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Verse of the Day: 'Whoever wants to be first must be last of all'

Then they came to Capernaum; and when [Jesus] was in the house he asked them, "What were you arguing about on the way?" But they were silent, for on the way they had argued with
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Voice of the Day: Martin Luther King Jr.

The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace, and brotherhood.
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Verse of the Day: 'Regard others as better than yourselves'

Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility regard others as better than yourselves.
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Voice of the Day: St. Augustine

Charity is no substitute for justice withheld. - St. Augustine
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Voice of the Day: Dorothee S

God has no other hands than ours. - Dorothee Sölle,
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