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On Thanksgiving, Jews and Muslims Volunteer Together Despite Middle East Violence
Originally Posted: 11/21/2012 - 8:15am | Type: Blog

It’s an idea that feels particularly poignant this Thanksgiving: American Jews and Muslims banding together to help the homeless and other needy people. WASHINGTON — It’s an idea ...

Young Evangelicals, Election 2012, and Common Ground
Originally Posted: 10/16/2012 - 2:48pm | Type: Blog

What culture war? At a survey release of young evangelicals and proceeding panel discussion, common ground was the pervading theme. What culture war? At a survey release of young ...

Leaving Sing Sing
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:31pm | Type: Magazine Article

Hans Hallundbaek Churches and ex-prisoners help each other find the way. With much anticipation I went to visi ...

Ruined For Life
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Judy Coode The Jesuit Volunteer Corps celebrates 50 years of changing lives through service. In 1956, when a f ...

A Church At The Crossroads
Originally Posted: 03/20/2013 - 3:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

Heidi Schlumpf Sex abuse scandal, priest shortages, celibacy, ordaining women: The issues roiling the Catholic Church offer challenges - a ...

Quality Time
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Holly Liebowitz Rossi The Amachi program gives people of faith the tools they need to make a difference for inmates' children. ...

Words To Live By
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Elizabeth Maxwell In telling their stories, guests at the Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen feast on divine mystery. ...

Where the Boys Aren't
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 1:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Holly Lebowitz Rossi Why do so many more women than men enter voluntary service? People who dedicate a period ...

Connections
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

Bethany Spicher Schonberg Volunteer Opportunities Volunteer Opportunities The Witness for Peace national ...

Sustaining a Life of Service
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julienne Gage A legacy of service: Krista Hunt Ausland I am designed to show God’s love in action," wrote 2 ...

A Stream of Saints
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Ten years of Sojourners interns. Don't be afraid to ask "dangerous" questi ...

Strengthening Bones and Watering Gardens
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jill Carroll Lafferty Volunteer programs cultivate community, service, and simplicity. ...and if you offer ...