The Common Good

Results for biblical economics

The Price of Holiness
Originally Posted: 07/02/2013 - 2:04pm | Type: Blog

I have been talking to a friend lately about the nature of achievement. We have been talking about money and art and what it means to care for oneself and the concept that human beings deserve to be happy. Or, ...

An Alternative To: The Perversion of the Words of Our Lord Jesus Christ by the Sinner Barack H. Obama
Originally Posted: 02/09/2012 - 2:12pm | Type: Blog

This past Sunday, Erick Erickson, editor-in-chief of the blog Red State wrote a post titled “The Perversion of the Words of Our Lord Jesus Christ by the Sinner Barack H. Obama." First, I hope that Erickso ...

Yes, Mormons Tithe, But Most Others Don't
Originally Posted: 02/03/2012 - 2:49pm | Type: Blog

But compared to other religious Americans, the Romneys and other Mormons are fairly atypical when it comes to passing the plate. Across the rest of the religious landscape, tithing is often preached but rarely ...

Time to Rebuild Our Foundations
Originally Posted: 11/10/2011 - 3:08pm | Type: Blog

Work and dignity are Christian values for the common good, and it is time for both political parties to support them. So let’s talk about jobs, jobs, jobs. Here is what I thou ...

Radical Economic Justice: Jesus Forgave Sins and Debts
Originally Posted: 11/10/2011 - 12:49pm | Type: Blog

Christians forgive debts, and Jesus releases the indebted from their debts. In the Lord's prayer, our daily prayer, we pray, "forgive us our debts, as we forgive our de ...