The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Voice of the Day: Alice Walker

So let me tell you: I intend to protect my home. Praying -- not a curse -- only the hope that my courage will not fail my love.
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Verse of the Day: 'Righteousness and peace will kiss each other'

Steadfast love and faithfulness will meet; righteousness and peace will kiss each other. Faithfulness will spring up from the ground,
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Voice of the Day: Seamus Heaney

Call the miracle self-healing: The utter self-revealing double-take of feeling. If there's fire on the mountain Or lightning and storm
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Verse of the Day: 'The unjust knows no shame'

The officials within it are roaring lions; its judges are evening wolves that leave nothing until the morning.
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Voice of the Day: Nellie McClung

It is so much easier sometimes to sit down and be resigned than to rise up and be indignant.
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Verse of the Day: 'I have avoided the ways of the violent'

If you try my heart, if you visit me by night, if you test me, you will find no wickedness in me; my mouth does not transgress.
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Voice of the Day: Martin Luther King Jr.

One day we will learn that the heart can never be totally right if the head is totally wrong.
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Verse of the Day: 'Here are my mother and my brothers!'

Pointing to his disciples, [Jesus] said, "Here are my mother and my brothers! For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven is my brother and sister and mother."
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Voice of the Day: Mother Teresa

I believe in person to person; every person is Christ for me, and since there is only one Jesus, that person is the one person in the world at that moment.
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Verse of the Day: 'Better is a little with righteousness'

Better is a little with righteousness than large income with injustice. - Proverbs 16:8
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