The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Verse of the Day: 'The breath of the Almighty gives me life'

The spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life. - Job 33:4
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Voice of the Day: Corazon Aquino

Reconciliation should be accompanied by justice, otherwise it will not last.
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Verse of the Day: 'The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord'

Listen! The wages of the laborers who mowed your fields, which you kept back by fraud, cry out, and the cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord of hosts.
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Voice of the Day: Marian Wright Edelman

Justice is not cheap. Justice is not quick. It is not ever finally achieved.
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Verse of the Day: 'You have taken up my cause, O Lord'

You heard my plea, "Do not close your ear to my cry for help, but give me relief!" You came near when I called you; you said, "Do not fear!" You have taken up my cause, O Lord,
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Voice of the Day: Alfred Lord Tennyson

More things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of. - Alfred Lord Tennyson
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Verse of the Day: 'You are not far from the kingdom of God'

Then the scribe said to him, "You are right, Teacher; you have truly said that 'he is one, and besides him there is no other'; and 'to love him with all the heart, and with all
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Voice of the Day: Emily Dickinson

"Hope" is the thing with feathers
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Verse of the Day: 'Return to your stronghold, O prisoners of hope'

As for you also, because of the blood of my covenant with you, I will set your prisoners free from the waterless pit.
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Voice of the Day: The Dalai Lama

If there is love, there is hope to have real families, real brotherhood, real equanimity, real peace.
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