The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Verse of the Day: 'The earth is the Lord's'

The earth is the Lord's and all that is in it, the world, and those who live in it. - Psalm 24:1
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Voice of the Day: Louis Evely

I often say to myself that, in our religion, God must feel very much alone: for is there anyone besides God who believes in the salvation of the world?
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Verse of the Day: 'Love covers all offenses'

Whoever winks the eye causes trouble, but the one who rebukes boldly makes peace. The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life,
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Voice of the Day: Mary Caroline Richards

Love is not a doctrine. Peace is not an international agreement. Love and Peace are beings who live as possibilities within us.
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Voice of the Day: Jeffrey Sachs

Great social forces are the mere accumulation of individual actions.
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Verse of the Day: 'Blessed are the peacemakers'

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.
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Voice of the Day: Joan Chittister

We must now surrender to the obligation to understand and to care. We must surrender ourselves to becoming conscious, thinking members of the human race.
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Verse of the Day: 'Pour out your heart like water'

Arise, cry out in the night, at the beginning of the watches! Pour out your heart like water before the presence of the Lord!
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Verse of the Day: 'Peace to you who were far off'

So he came and proclaimed peace to you who were far off and peace to those who were near; I pray that you may have the power to comprehend, with all the saints, what is the brea
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Voice of the Day: Seamus Heaney

History says, Don't hope on this side of the grave.
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