The Common Good

Verse And Voice

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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Verse of the Day: 'The Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head'

As they were going along the road, someone said to him, "I will follow you wherever you go." And Jesus said to him, "Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests; but the S
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Voice of the Day: Dietrich Bonhoeffer

There is no way to peace along the way to safety. For peace must be dared. It is the great venture. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Address at Fano
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Verse of the Day: 'Righteousness and justice'

To do righteousness and justice is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice. - Proverbs 21:3
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