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Pagan Rituals in Broad Daylight
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> I recently saw a promo piece on The History Channel for their sh ...

Another Sign of the End
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> <p>The conversation we have on <a href="http://www.godspolitics.com">God's Pol ...

Social Security is Not Broken
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> Shame on Tom Brokaw for saying, during the recent presidential d ...

Humpty Dumpty Falls off Wall Street
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> <p>Wall Street is now in shambles, worldwide confidence is eroded, the stock market is in free-fall ...

A Satirical Sermon Mocks Mammon-Worship
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> <p>When I was a girl, my mother told me one should never discuss four things in polite company: rel ...

Two Options for Weathering Economic Storms: Wealth or Simplicity
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> The present financial crisis facing our nation is sure to touch ...

Principles in an Unprincipled Crisis
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> The meltdown of the nation's financial systems has stunned ...

Loving Our Neighbors When Times are Hard
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> Times are hard. I work at a homeless shelter for single men wit ...

Jubilee for Wall Street?
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> <p>The Bush administration believes this should be a "time of Jubilee" for Wall Street sp ...

Holy Insecurity
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> As an Episcopalian, I attend a church where the weekly Sunday te ...

In Money We Trust
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> <p>The Wall Street debacle reminds me of the fall of Babylon ...

Where the Heart Is
Originally Posted: 03/06/2012 - 11:48am | Type: Magazine Article

G. Jeffrey MacDonald Socially responsible investing has morphed into a $2 trillion mainstream industry. In the ...

Whom Do You Serve?
Originally Posted: 03/06/2012 - 11:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Marva J. Dawn A biblical framework for understanding money's grip on us -- and how to break free. Why doe ...

Practicing Sabbath Economics
Originally Posted: 03/06/2012 - 11:43am | Type: Magazine Article

Matthew Colwell How to live in the light of God's abundance and provision. Theologian Ched Myers characte ...

From Charity to Investment
Originally Posted: 02/11/2013 - 11:51am | Type: Magazine Article

Katharine M. Preston How community-based investing transforms individuals - and religious institutions. The Fi ...

Rebuilding Iraq?
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Mark Betz The U.S. Congress appropriated $18.4 billion dollars in 200 ...

The Best Democracy Money Can Buy
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Marty Jezer Why incremental reform is not the solution. Advocates of campaign finance reform a ...

Tax the Rich?
Originally Posted: 05/19/2011 - 3:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chuck Collins William H. Gates Sr William Gates Sr.—whose son is Microsoft founder Bill ...

Jesus Visits the Hamptons
Originally Posted: 05/20/2011 - 10:40am | Type: Magazine Article

Will Willimon Okay, so it's not such good news for everybody. Some time ago I was returning from a preach ...

Where Your Treasure Is
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter Americans are looking for socially responsible corpor ...

Can't Buy Me Love
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 4:07pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter 54 percent of global billionaires are in the United ...

A Fig Tree of One's Own
Originally Posted: 03/06/2012 - 11:47am | Type: Magazine Article

David Batstone Grameen Bank operates beyond the bottom line to benefit those at the bottom of the line. Fatem ...

What's Right With This Picture?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Holly Lebowitz Rossi Some of the wealthiest people in America are seeking justice instead of tax shelters. It ...

Bosses for a Living Wage
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Holly Lebowitz Rossi While initially costing a company more in wages, a living wage stimulates an "upward spiral" of indirect be ...

Doers Profile: Roger Rath
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 3:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter NAME: Roger Rath NAME: Roger Rath AGE: 51 OCCUPATION/VOCATION: Investment advisor and seni ...

Lifting All Boats
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:11pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Let the good times roll! President Bill Clinton was absolutely beaming as he reported the U.S. Census Bureau's annual pov ...

Called to Stand with Workers
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter This morning's Washington Post said it is a "workers' market." A booming U.S. ...

Jesus' New Economy of Grace
Originally Posted: 03/06/2012 - 11:46am | Type: Magazine Article

Ched Myers The biblical vision of Sabbath economics. The Hebrew Bible's vision of Sabbath economics cont ...

God Speed the Year of Jubilee!
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:24am | Type: Magazine Article

Ched Myers The biblical vision of Sabbath economics. God speed the year of jubilee, the wide world o'er! ...

Putting the Rich on Notice
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:24am | Type: Magazine Article

David R. Weiss Ted Turner's charity is on his own terms. Ted Turner recently committed one billion doll ...