The Common Good

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Cover Story

How would Jesus address the issues of our day?


Sex trafficking is big business - and the root of that business is closer to home than you might think.
Christians and an economy of shame.
Conflict may be an inevitable part of life, but how you deal with it isn't. Many schools are teaching a better way.
Plenty of "life learning" takes place outside the ivied walls.


You can tell a lot about people by how they treat their neighbors in need.
What's wrong with No Child Left Behind?
For Haiti, hope still awaits its time.


We must rise to the occasion, both spiritually and politically.

Through work we not only transform the world, we are transformed ourselves.

What if Jesus had professional consultants?

Culture Watch

My life among conservative Christians.
The incarnational work of filmmaker Gerard Straub.
Neoconservatives and humanitarians can share a false trust in weaponry and a not-so-subtle imperialism.


Jesus sums up faithfulness as being other-oriented. It's about God. It's about the neighbor.
After more than a dozen years at the corner of Chapin and 15th Streets NW, Sojourners is moving to another location in Washington, D.C.