The Common Good

Results for Lisa Sharon Harper

Mountaintop Experience and a Prophetic Call for Climate Change
Originally Posted: 09/24/2014 - 10:56am | Type: Press

September 23, 2014 Sojo in the News Ken Wytsma ...

Lament and Confess: Forgive Us, Michael Brown
Originally Posted: 09/24/2014 - 10:46am | Type: Press

September 22, 2014 Sojo in the News Rev. Mae Elise Cannon ...

50 Powerful Women Religious Leaders To Celebrate On International Women's Day
Originally Posted: 03/10/2014 - 10:11am | Type: Press

March 8, 2014 Sojo in the News Huffington Post ...

The Genius Of Food Stamps
Originally Posted: 03/05/2014 - 4:31pm | Type: Press

January 24, 2014 Sojo in the News Walter Ayres ...

Lisa Sharon Harper
Originally Posted: 02/28/2014 - 2:40pm | Type: Press

February 14, 2014 Sojo in the News Lion And Lamb Festival ...

Asian American Advocates Continue Fighting For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 02/05/2014 - 10:09am | Type: Press

January 13, 2014 Sojo in the News Mary Tablante ...

Unemployment, the Vote, and Hope
Originally Posted: 01/07/2014 - 7:38pm | Type: Blog

Today’s Senate vote on unemployment benefits brings hope to 1.3 million people who dare to hope every day. It is right and good that we stand with the least — ones who have fallen on hard times — in their time ...

Fasting for Families and Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/05/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Blog

I was grateful to be at the beginning of the Fast for Families on November 12. Courageous leaders from many communities were making an incredible sacrifice to remind our leaders what is really at stake in the ...

Activists End Immigration fast as Thousands of Others Take up the Cause
Originally Posted: 12/04/2013 - 3:19pm | Type: Blog

Sapped by three weeks of a water-only diet, three activists for immigration reform ended their fasts Tuesday with a morsel of bread blessed by a priest and “passed the fast on” to others who hope to keep atten ...

Fast for Families: Day 18 — Fasting While Others Feast
Originally Posted: 12/04/2013 - 10:52am | Type: Blog

I moved into the fasting tent Wednesday morning, Day 16 of my Thanksgiving Fast4Families, where the best part has been the fellowship and the discipline of silence. ( Editors N ...

Feast with Your Family this Thanksgiving; Then Fast with Us Next Week -- for Families in Great Distress
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 11:43am | Type: Blog

The debate about immigration reform has been very productive in America over these past several years. And that debate has been won — by those who favor a common sense agenda for reform. ...

Nineteen Percent? A Problem That May Already Have a Proven Solution
Originally Posted: 11/26/2013 - 11:03am | Type: Blog

Some conference organizers embrace that God originally charged women and men to lead together. And they believe that Christ’s work on the cross has destroyed the curse that’s led to systemic patriarchy — howev ...

Day 13 and 14: Fasting Is Our Cross
Originally Posted: 11/27/2013 - 2:27pm | Type: Blog

Day 12 was holy ground for me — a crossroads. I woke up that morning sensing God's call to move back into the tent during Thanksgiving week and through Thanksgiving weekend. ...

Advent: Fasting for the Reign of God
Originally Posted: 11/27/2013 - 3:28pm | Type: Blog

There is an awesome moment in the opening chapter of the book of Luke where the writer frames his gospel as an epic celestial battle taking place in the heavenly realm: This is the story of the reign of men vs ...

Fast for Families: A Call for Immigration Reform and Citizenship
Originally Posted: 11/27/2013 - 3:29pm | Type: Blog

Faith, immigrant rights, and labor leaders launched the "Fast for Families: A Call for Immigration Reform and Citizenship," Nov. 12, taking place on the National Mall. This post is composed of update ...

Faithful Filibuster: Christian Leaders Read Scripture, Exhort Congress to Care
Originally Posted: 10/10/2013 - 1:14pm | Type: Blog

“Comfort, comfort my people, says your God,” read Beckmann, president of Bread for the World and one of several Protestant and Catholic leaders who gathered Wednesday to launch “Faithful Filibuster.” ...

Why White Evangelical Churches Don't Wear Hoodies
Originally Posted: 08/05/2013 - 10:28am | Type: Press

August 2, 2013 Sojo in the News Rev. Mae Elise Cannon ...

Will the Religious Left Become the New 'Moral Majority'?
Originally Posted: 07/29/2013 - 9:23am | Type: Press

July 25, 2013 Sojo in the News Jonathan Merritt ...

6 Evangelicals You Don't Know... But Might Want To
Originally Posted: 07/08/2013 - 10:23am | Type: Press

July 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Tom Krattenmaker ...

A New Wave
Originally Posted: 07/11/2013 - 9:22am | Type: Magazine Article

Betsy Shirley The Evangelicals You Don't Know: Introducing the Next Generation of Christians. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers ...

National Clergy Leaders Urge Protection of Family Unity as Senate Immigration Markup Proceeds
Originally Posted: 05/16/2013 - 1:01pm | Type: Press

May 15, 2013 Sojo in the News Mel Fabrikant ...

Ecumenical group pledges to act on King’s jail message
Originally Posted: 05/07/2013 - 2:10pm | Type: Press

May 7, 2013 Sojo in the News Alex Mikulich ...

Gun control falls in first attempt since Newtown; supporters re-up their resolve
Originally Posted: 04/22/2013 - 1:01pm | Type: Press

April 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Brian Roewe ...

Malone to host conference on immigration-related issues
Originally Posted: 03/25/2013 - 10:53am | Type: Press

March 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Charita Goshay ...

Lisa Sharon Harper: Staying Peaceful, Despite Circumstances - Biola University Chapel
Originally Posted: 03/18/2013 - 3:52pm | Type: Press

March 16, 2013 Sojo in the News Biola University ...

Malone University to host immigration conference
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 4:49pm | Type: Press

March 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Staff Reporter ...

(VIDEO) Why BBB: An Interview with Sojourners' Jim Wallis and Lisa Sharon Harper
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 11:12am | Type: Press

February 28, 2013 Sojo in the News BBBImmigration ...

Young Progressives speaker: Why Christians should support immigration reform
Originally Posted: 02/27/2013 - 3:05pm | Type: Press

February 27, 2013 Sojo in the News The Clause ...

Justice Mov't Leaders: Fighting Poverty Starts With Recognizing Human Dignity of Poor
Originally Posted: 02/27/2013 - 10:54am | Type: Press

February 27, 2013 http://www.christianpost.com/news/justice-movt-leaders-fighting-poverty-starts-with-recognizing-human-dignity-of-poor- ...

Immigration Reform 2013: THE UPDATE for Monday Feb. 25
Originally Posted: 02/26/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Press

February 25, 2013 Sojo in the News Linda Hartke ...

Immigration Reform 2013: THE UPDATE for Monday Feb. 11
Originally Posted: 02/11/2013 - 11:33am | Type: Press

February 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Linda Hartke ...

US faith leaders pray for civility in public political debate
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:36pm | Type: Press

January 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Ekklesia ...

AUDIO: Evangelicals for Peace
Originally Posted: 01/17/2013 - 1:51pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Take heart! A new generation of evangelicals for peace is on the rise. It appears a new generatio ...

Faith Leaders Want Americans to Pray for Collegiality
Originally Posted: 01/04/2013 - 2:17pm | Type: Blog

At a time when the ideals of compromise and collegiality seem like a distant dream in the nation’s capital, an unusually diverse coalition of religious leaders is asking Americans to pray for civility. ...

Sojourners Gives a Lesson on Bullying for #Spirit Day
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 2:36pm | Type: Press

October 19, 2012 Sojo in the News glaad.org ...

Mike Huckabee: Christians Should Vote Values or Face the 'Test of Fire'
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 4:16pm | Type: Press

October 31, 2012 Sojo in the News Brittney R. Villalva ...

A Call to Transform Politics
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:43pm | Type: Press

September 6, 2012 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...

Is the Past Our Future? Learning From the 'Evangelical Left'
Originally Posted: 01/29/2013 - 4:43pm | Type: Press

October 26, 2012 Sojo in the News Charles Redfern ...

Liberation Theology and Capitalism Clash at Cedarville
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 4:07pm | Type: Press

November 5, 2012 Sojo in the News Barton Gingerich ...

Evangelicals Should Avoid 'Muslim-Baiting,' Says Professor
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 4:34pm | Type: Press

September 15, 2012 Sojo in the News Michael Gryboski ...

Sojourners Petitions Gov. Brewer to Reverse Order Against Children of Undocumented Immigrants
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:35pm | Type: Press

August 27, 2012 Sojo in the News The Christian Post ...

Why Religious Leaders Have Condemned The Ryan-Romney Budget
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:06pm | Type: Press

August 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Sally Steenland ...

Lisa Sharon Harper: 'Paul Ryan's Plan Breaks My Heart'
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:07pm | Type: Press

August 9, 2012 Sojo in the News Travis Reed ...

Will the Real Ms. Middle Class Please Stand Up?
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:52pm | Type: Press

July 16, 2012 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...

SCOTUS Arizona Immigration Law Decision: Who Wins? (Pt. 1)
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:33pm | Type: Press

July 2, 2012 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...

Health Care and Judgement Day, Revisited
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:53pm | Type: Press

July 5, 2012 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...

Broken Politics
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 1:24pm | Type: Press

May 1, 2012 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...

God’s Govenance
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:13pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Travis Reed ...

Interfaith gatherings for peace in the Northwest and East Coast
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 1:58pm | Type: Press

June 6, 2012 Sojo in the News Fellowship of Reconciliation ...

How can we create policies that bless people for generations?
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 1:59pm | Type: Press

May 24, 2012 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...