We must never claim that those who disagree with our judgements are not people of real faith.
Many people - especially leaders - tried to claim the pope as their own.
Our uses of the earth must be designed to conserve and renew the Earth rather than to deplete or destroy it.
As the tour continues, a new movement for justice in America is being spread. I can feel it.
If the war in Iraq is the 'practical' expression of George Bush's theology of liberty and freedom, the world is in serious trouble.
Why can't personal ethics and social justice - together - become a real political choice?
The book tour will be a national conversation faith,
The 7-year-old's poster said, 'Every Life is Sacred. Stop Poverty.'
For many people of faith, the elections have shown that what is needed is nothing short of a new confession of Christ.
The best contribution of religion is precisely not to be a loyal partisan.
Fallible creatures are not to be trusted with empire.
There are millions of votes at stake in this liberal miscalculation.
To focus on the suffering of Christ apart from Jesus' way of the kingdom misses the central point of the gospels.
In the recently published collection of excerpts from William Sloane Coffin's
speeches and sermons - Credo - appears this gem: "When the rich take
from the poor, it's called an eco
Our new field organizer for Call to Renewal was working the room at a conference
of leaders of local councils of churches and interfaith organizations from around