The Common Good

Verse And Voice

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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Verse of the Day: 'Therefore love truth and peace'

Thus says the Lord of hosts: The fast of the fourth month, and the fast of the fifth, and the fast of the seventh, and the fast of the tenth, shall be seasons of joy and gladnes
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Voice of the Day: Alan Paton

O Lord, open my eyes that I may see the needs of others; open my ears that I may hear their cries; open my heart so that they need not be without succor; let me not be afraid to
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Verse of the Day: 'Along the paths of justice'

My fruit is better than gold, even fine gold, and my yield than choice silver. I walk in the way of righteousness, along the paths of justice.
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Voice of the Day: Barbara Kingsolver

The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope.
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Voice of the Day: St. Augustine

We are talking about God. What wonder is it that you do not understand? If you do understand, then it is not God.
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Verse of the Day: 'The Lord is my portion'

But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope: The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
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