The Common Good
Christians and the Role of Government (PDF)

Christians and the Role of Government (PDF)


Perfect for small groups or individual study! Designed to spark discussion and thought about how to live out God's call for justice in our world. Each session includes Sojourners' articles, questions for discussion, and ideas for further study.

  • 4 sessions, 13 articles, 38 pages.

About this guide: Christians must neither idolize government nor demonize it, but rather call it to fulfill its God-given vocation. What can we learn from the Bible about the proper role of government, including its role in fostering the common good and economic justice? What are some ways to apply these lessons in today's world?