Voice of the Day: Sojourner Truth
Truth burns up error.
- Sojourner Truth
Verse of the Day: 'The Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head'
As they were going along the road, someone said to him, "I will follow you wherever you go." And Jesus said to him, "Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests; but the S
Voice of the Day: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
There is no way to peace along the way to safety. For peace must be dared. It is the great venture.
- Dietrich Bonhoeffer,
Address at Fano
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Verse of the Day: 'Righteousness and justice'
To do righteousness and justice
is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice.
- Proverbs 21:3
Voice of the Day: Mary Roberts Rinehart
Peace is not a passive but an active condition, not a negation but an affirmation. It is a gesture as strong as war.
Verse of the Day: 'Just as you did not do it to one of the least of these, you did not do it to me.'
"For I was hungry and you gave me no food, I was thirsty and you gave me nothing to drink, I was a stranger and you did not welcome me, naked and you did not give me clothing, s
Voice of the Day: Rev. Joseph Lowery
Lord, in the complex arena of human relations, help us to make choices on the side of love, not hate; on the side of inclusion, not exclusion; tolerance, not intolerance.
Verse of the Day: 'Those who are wise shall shine'
Those who are wise shall shine like the brightness of the sky, and those who lead many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever.
Voice of the Day: Elizabeth Alexander
What if the mightiest word is love, love beyond marital, filial, national. Love that casts a widening pool of light. Love with no need to preempt grievance.
Voice of the Day: Martin Luther King Jr.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Verse of the Day: 'Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts'
As God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience.
Verse of the Day: 'I am about to do a new thing'
I am about to do a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.
Voice of the Day: Muriel Rukeyser
I am in the world to change the world.
Verse of the Day: 'Mourning and crying and pain will be no more'
And I heard a loud voice form the throne saying, "See, the home of God is among mortals.
Voice of the Day: Paul Robeson
As an artist I come to sing, but as a citizen, I will always speak for peace, and no one can silence me in this.
Verse of the Day: 'To proclaim liberty to the captives, and release to the prisoners'
The spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me; he has sent me to bring good news to the oppresse
Voice of the Day: Anne Frank
I don't believe that the big men, the politicians and the capitalists alone, are guilty of the war.
Verse of the Day: 'I desire mercy and not sacrifice'
But if you had known what this means, 'I desire mercy and not sacrifice,' you would not have condemned the guiltless.
Voice of the Day: Abraham Lincoln
Fondly do we hope, fervently do we pray, that this mighty scourge of war may speedily pass away.