The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Verse of the Day: 'He judged the cause of the poor and the needy'

Woe to him who builds his house by unrighteousness, and his upper rooms by injustice; who makes his neighbors work for nothing, and does not give them their wages; who says, "
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Voice of the Day: Langston Hughes

When peoples care for you and cry for you, they can straighten out your soul.
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Verse of the Day: 'For the Lord hears the needy'

Let the oppressed see it and be glad; you who seek God, let your hearts revive. For the Lord hears the needy,
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Voice of the Day: Agatha Christie

One is left with the horrible feeling now that war settles nothing; that to win a war is as disastrous as to lose one.
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Verse of the Day: 'All who believed were together and had all things in common'

They devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. Awe came upon everyone, because many wonders and signs were being done by the apostles.
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Voice of the Day: Mortimer Arias

Renewal does not come before mission, but in mission. - Mortimer Arias,
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Voice of the Day: Marian Wright Edelman

You just need to be a flea against injustice.
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Verse of the Day: 'Let your gentleness be known to everyone'

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is near.
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Voice of the Day: Albert Einstein

We must be prepared to make the same heroic sacrifices for the cause of peace that we make ungrudgingly for the cause of war.
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