The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Verse of the Day: 'There is no fear in love'

There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear; for fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not reached perfection in love.
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Voice of the Day: Alice Walker

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any. - Alice Walker
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Verse of the Day: 'He shall command peace to the nations'

Rejoice greatly, O daughter Zion! Shout aloud, O daughter Jerusalem! Lo, your king comes to you; triumphant and victorious is he,
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Voice of the Day: Carl Sandburg

Someday they'll give a war and nobody will come. -Carl Sandburg
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Verse of the Day: 'Take delight in the Lord'

Trust in the Lord, and do good; so you will live in the land, and enjoy security. Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.
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Voice of the Day: George Eliot

Justice is like the Kingdom of God -- it is not without us as a fact, it is within us as a great yearning. -George Eliot, Romola
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Verse of the Day: 'Just and true are your ways'

And they sing the song of Moses, the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb: "Great and amazing are your deeds, Lord God the Almighty!
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Voice of the Day: Ray McGovern

Peace is the experience of justice, and you can't have justice without truth.
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Verse of the Day: 'When I look at your heavens'

When I look at your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars that you have established; what are human beings that you are mindful of them,
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Voice of the Day: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Earth's crammed with heaven, and every common bush afire with God.
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