The Common Good

Jesus' Most Basic Command

EDITOR:
There are a number of times throughout my life when I was asked if I considered myself a Christian. My response to the questioner has always been: "It depends on what you mean by Christian."...

In his book, "God's Politics," Jim Wallis, an evangelical pastor and editor of "Sojourners" magazine posed a key question: "How did the religion of Jesus become pro-rich, pro-war, and pro-American?"
I do consider myself a Christian and pray daily that my life will be transformed into the likeness of Jesus.