The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Verse of the Day: 'Consider and answer me, O Lord my God!'

How long, O Lord? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from me? How long must I bear pain in my soul,
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Voice of the Day: Eleanor Roosevelt

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
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Verse of the Day: 'Not one of them is forgotten in God's sight'

Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one of them is forgotten in God's sight. But even the hairs of your head are all counted.
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Voice of the Day: Rabbi Michael Lerner

[We need] to embrace a "new bottom line" in which corporations, social practices, government policies and individual behaviors are judged rational, efficient or productive not o
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Verse of the Day: 'He does not faint or grow weary'

Have you not known? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint or grow weary;
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Voice of the Day: Mother Teresa

Love has a hem to her garment that reaches the very dust. It sweeps the stains from the streets and lanes, and because it can, it must.
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Verse of the Day: 'I have called you friends'

"This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. No one has greater love than this, to lay down one's life for one's friends.
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Voice of the Day: Richard Rohr

God is not threatened by differences. It's we who are. - Richard Rohr
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Verse of the Day: 'Soiled, defiled, oppressing city!'

Ah, soiled, defiled, oppressing city! It has listened to no voice; it has accepted no correction. It has not trusted in the Lord;
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Voice of the Day: Sojourner Truth

Truth burns up error. - Sojourner Truth
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