The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Verse of the Day: 'May your silver perish with you'

But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could obtain God's gift with money!
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Voice of the Day: Nelson Mandela

We fought injustice wherever we found it, no matter how large, or how small, and we fought injustice to preserve our own humanity.
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Verse of the Day: 'I act with steadfast love, justice, and righteousness in the earth'

Thus says the Lord: Do not let the wise boast in their wisdom, do not let the mighty boast in their might, do not let the wealthy boast in their wealth; but let those who boast
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Voice of the Day: Mother Teresa

Let there be no pride or vanity in the work. The work is God's work, the poor are God's poor.
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Verse of the Day: 'He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he did not open his mouth'

But he was wounded for our transgressions, crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the punishment that made us whole, and by his bruises we are healed.
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Voice of the Day: St. Augustine

The Lord then saw unrighteousness and strife in the city, and stretched out his hands to an unbelieving and rebellious people.
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Verse of the Day: 'This is my body, which is given for you'

Then [Jesus] took a cup, and after giving thanks he said, "Take this and divide it among yourselves; for I tell you that from now on I will not drink of the fruit of the vine un
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Voice of the Day: Dorothy L. Sayers

God was executed by people painfully like us, in a society very similar to our own ...
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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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