The Common Good

Results for Consistent Life Ethic

Potent Quotable
Originally Posted: 07/02/2014 - 9:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter "Thank you for your letter expressing concern a ...

A Devout Meditation in Memory of Timothy McVeigh
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger We killed McVeigh to make it clear that he was not like us. One of the most disturbing facts ...

Capital Ambiguities
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chris Byrd It's easy to defend the death penalty in the abstract, but much more difficult when you have to participate in death. ...

Rebel Galileans
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Whettstone Jesus on the cross is best viewed as what that event concretely was, an imperial execution," says Mark Lewis Taylor ...

Peace Prize or Gas Chamber
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter Convicted murderer and gang leader Stanley "Took ...

No Longer a Bleeding-Heart Issue
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Susannah Hunter The moratorium movement is changing the politics of death. Who are all these people passing mo ...

Back to Jesus' Way
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Glen H. Stassen How the church became entangled in death—and the way out. When you look at the history of the ...

Defend Life by Taking Life?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Cardinal Roger Mahony It's time for a new ethic---justice without vengeance. It’s time for a new ethic—ju ...

Dead Certain
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 4:06pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum For the past 25 years, executions have taken place somewhere in America almost every week. They happened in the dead ...

Pat Robertson Calls for Death Penalty Moratorium
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 4:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler Finding himself in agreement with the American Civil Liberties Union and at odds with Jerry Falwell, Pat Robertson said " ...

Image Is...Well, Something
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kari Jo Verhulst Benetton's ads open eyes. Can they say lives? Travel the world over and American-generat ...

New Voices Against the Death Penalty
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler Ninety-eight people were executed in the United States last year—30 more than in 1998 and the most since 1951. ...

Stop the Killing, Fast!
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 12:04pm | Type: Magazine Article

Andrew Schleicher The Supreme Court upheld the death penalty in June, but that didn’t deter the Abolitionist Action Committee from holdin ...

A Civil Discourse
Originally Posted: 03/22/2013 - 4:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter Seeking common ground on abortion clinic activism. Marilyn Cohen is director of the Emma Goldman ...

Finding Common Ground
Originally Posted: 03/22/2013 - 3:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Naomi Wolf Frederica Mathewes-Green Getting to Disagreement. Dialogue that has an impa ...

To Die For
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Carol Fennelly The death penalty is nothing more than revenge. Recently the world looked on in horror as 22 Rw ...

Community for a "Dead Man"
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle "The hardest part in this is seeing the pain, not only the pain of those I love, but the pain of everybody involved. ...

Outrage Over the Abortion Veto
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 3:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter When President Clinton vetoed a bill this spring that would have banned a specific method of late-term abortion, many people ...

Hard Evidence
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter Hearing the facts about the death penalty. This spring, New York Gov. George Pataki removed Bron ...

Breaking the Cycle
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Monica Kennedy I am going to begin this story, in a sense, where it ended, and where it will never end. I am g ...

A Gritty Liturgy of Faith
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger The challenge of Dead Man Walking In Oscar Hijuelos' new book, Mr. Ives' Christ ...

Women and Children First
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 1:24pm | Type: Magazine Article

to mothers under 18, children born to mothers currently on welfare, children born to mothers who previously ...

A Lesson in Listening
Originally Posted: 03/22/2013 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Deanna Wylie Mayer "A group of women who have had abortions will be meeting" read the sign on the women's room wall. Immed ...

When Anti-Abortion Is Not Pro-Life
Originally Posted: 03/22/2013 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Shelley Douglass How people responded to the December 30 murders of abortion clinic workers in Massachusetts depended in large part on th ...

Pro-Life, Pro-Choice: Can We Talk?
Originally Posted: 03/22/2013 - 4:24pm | Type: Magazine Article

Frederica Matthewes-Green For years I scoffed at the idea of violence outside abortion clinics. Sure, plenty of violence was going on ins ...