The Common Good
February 2005 Sojourners

February 2005 Sojourners

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God's Politics: A Better Option
Why can't personal ethics and social justice - together - become a real political choice?
by Jim Wallis

Features

Tanks vs. Olive Branches
An interview with Palestinian leader Hanan Ashrawi on feminism, faith, and the future of the Palestinian cause.
by Rose Marie Berger

Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition
Is the advance of God's kingdom through missions being confused with the advance of American hegemony through the military?
by Josh Andersen

A Life of Faithful Integrity
In the final analysis it is not how many times one prays but how eager one is to imbibe it.
An interview with Arun Gandhi, grandson of the Mahatma, by Ann E. Helmke

Editorials

Counting the Cost
Telling the truth about civilians killed.
by George A. Lopez

Under IMF's Thumb
Rich countries have decided to control Iraq the old-fashioned way.
by Elizabeth Palmberg

By the Barrel of the Gun
Little progress has been made toward human rights in northern India.
by David M. Jamir

Between the Lines
| All Work, No Pay | Body Language | Catholics Take On Single-Issue Bishops | Truth-Telling Time | Say Amen, Somebody! | Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? | News Bites |

Columns


Hearts & Minds: Stumping for Values
The book tour will be a national conversation faith.
by Jim Wallis

Macrowave: What Price Security?
Rumsfeld would re-establish the military as a judge, jury and executioner.
by David Batstone

The Hungry Spirit: Kids in the Crosshairs
'It's hard to see your apartment building closed for a Starbucks to move in.'
by Rose Marie Berger

Eyes & Ears: What those 'Low Prices' Cost
I always had a soft spot for Wal-Mart.
by Danny Duncan Collum

H'rumphs: Lab-Tested and Ready
We're talking about REAL science, important science.
by Ed Spivey Jr.

Departments

Living the Word: Transforming Darkness into Light
The story of the Bible is one of increasing inclusion.
by Paula Gooder

Poetry: Outer Rooms
by Janet W. Boatner

Letters
| Sound-Bite Criticism | Where's the Real Jesus? | | The God Gap | Dust to Dust | A New Kind of Power |

Reviews


Acts of Grace
Faith, God's will, and time. An interview with Craig Wright.
by Deryl Davis

Beyond 'Right Thinking'
Book: A Generous Orthodoxy by Brian McLaren.
Reviewed by Ryan Beiler

A 'Holy Alliance'
Book: Faith and Feminism: a Holy Alliance by Helen Lakelly Hunt.
Reviewed by Michaela Bruzzese

New and Noteworthy
Book: The Practicing Congregation: Imagining a New Old Church by Diana Butler Bass
Book: Breaking free: Women of spirit at Midlife and Beyond by Marilyn Sewell
Book: When Jesus Came to Harvard: Making Moral Choices Today by Harvey Gallagher Cox
Book: Peace in the Post-Christian Era by Thomas Merton and Patricia A. Burton
Reviewed by Molly Marsh

Product Detail

Weight: 3.9167 oz.
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