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An Attack on the Soul of the Nation

The shooting of Gabrielle Giffords, the young Congresswoman from Arizona, must speak to the soul of this nation.
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Friday Links Round-Up: Ted Williams. The Green Dragon. Desert Composer.

Here's a little round up of links from around the web you may have missed this week:
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End-of-Life Planning: Don't Stop Thinking About Tomorrow

"The Obama administration, reversing course, will revise a Medicare regulation to delete references to end-of-life planning as part of the annual physical examinations covered under the new health
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Nonviolent Activists in Palestine Face Harassment, Prison, and Violence

Last Friday, at a protest against the Israeli separation barrier in the West Bank town of Bil'in, Palestinian nonviolent activist Jawaher Abu Rahmah was killed by
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We Three Kings of Orient Are (Not in the Bible): An Epiphany Sermon

I have a pastor friend who collects a lot of crèche scenes. He especially likes really bad ones.
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Fish-Workers in Sri Lanka Struggling for Life and Livelihood

In the wake of the horrendous tragedy of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami ever
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A Message of Gratitude

On New Year's Day I sat and reflected on the past year.
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Seeking Justice: Does it Really Matter?

Yesterday morning, I arrived at Q Cafe as I do on nearly every work morning to begin a new day.
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Taking the Constitution Seriously

Today, the new 112th Congress convenes.
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What Did Sojourners Activists Do in 2010?

Half a million messages. That's how many our most engaged Sojourners activists sent on behalf of important justice issues in 2010.
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