The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Verse of the Day: 'Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving'

Amen! Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and might be to our God forever and ever! Amen.
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Voice of the Day: Gilbert Keith Chesterton

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
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Verse of the Day: 'Hear a just cause, O Lord'

Hear a just cause, O Lord; attend to my cry; give ear to my prayer from lips free of deceit. From you let my vindication come;
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Voice of the Day: Sojourner Truth

I am not going to die, I'm going home like a shooting star.
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Verse of the Day: 'And there he prayed'

In the morning, while it was still very dark, he got up and went out to a deserted place, and there he prayed.
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Voice of the Day: Joan Chittister

Prayer is an attitude toward life that sees everything as ultimately sacred, everything as potentially life-changing, everything as revelatory of life's meaning.
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Verse of the Day: 'Should not shepherds feed the sheep?'

Should not shepherds feed the sheep? You eat the fat, you clothe yourselves with the wool, you slaughter the fatlings; but you do not feed the sheep.
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Voice of the Day: Plato

An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.
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Verse of the Day: 'What is impossible for mortals is possible for God'

Jesus looked at him and said, "How hard it is for those who have wealth to enter the kingdom of God!
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Voice of the Day: Abigail Adams

We have too many high sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them. - Abigail Adams
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