The Common Good

Hundreds Call For Social Change At Justice Conference In Calif.

Date: February 23, 2014

Hundreds of Christians from around the United States and beyond gathered in Los Angeles, Calif., this weekend to reflect on the biblical call for justice and address modern-day injustices, such as human trafficking, slavery, poverty, HIV/AIDS and human rights violations...

Speakers at the conference included Dr. Bernice King, a Baptist minister and CEO of The King Center; Rich Stearns, president of the non-profit humanitarian group World Vision U.S.; Jim Wallis, president and founder of Sojourners; Rev. Gabriel Salguero, president of National Latino Evangelical Coalition; and Lynne Hybels, founder of Willow Creek Community Church.