The Common Good

Results for Reconciliation

What if the Amish Were in Charge of the War on Terror?
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:52am | Type: Blog

I confess: Over the last 10 days, I did not pay much attention to the Amish school shooting. As the mother of an 8-year old girl, I find school violence stories too painful to follow.</p> ...

Citizens Remember
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger After a two-year process, the Greensboro (North Carolina) Truth and Reconciliation Commission, the first of its kind in ...

Prophetic Politics in the New South Africa
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Adam Taylor Ten years after the formal dismantling of apartheid, economic injustice, HIV/AIDS, and poverty stand in the way of real reconc ...

Speaking of Maybe
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Andrew Hoeksema Why blessed uncertainty is the language of Advent. Speaking of Maybe ...

On Both Sides of Forgiveness
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Edie Bird Sorting out justice in South Africa. In a country where Jesus’ words "the truth will set you fr ...

A Laboratory of Reconciliation
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 12:08pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger The war in Kosovo is over. The question now: How to build peace? Their neighbors in Bosnia might just have the beginnin ...

Brothers Reconciled
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 11:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Arthur Waskow From almost the beginning to the very end of the Book of Genesis, one theme whirls through many variations: war and peace b ...

Is Islam the Enemy?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Charles A. Kimball How Christians and Muslims navigate the road ahead will have profound consequences for both communities--and for the wo ...

Following the Path of Grace
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos Spencer Perkins' long road to reconciliation. On January 27, 1998, Sojourners ...

Does Racial Pride Hinder Reconciliation?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Spencer Perkins Or does diversity enrich our new 'creaturehood'? Is there a need for racial/ethnic l ...

Full of Grace and Truth
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jimmy McGee Reconciliation, forgiveness, and the pursuit of justice. Jimmy McGee, who works with inner-city im ...