As [Jesus] came near and saw the city, he wept over it, saying, "If you, even you, had only recognized on this day the things that make for peace!" —Luke 19:41
The American-led war against Iraq has begun.
We had only a few weeks to organize "Pray and Act: A Service for Peace and Justice" on January 20, the holiday of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday.
Whatever Christians decide about war with Iraq, they must do it on the basis of Christian theology.
Saddam Hussein is an evil ruler, no doubt about it.
Hear this, you that trample on the poor and take from them their jobs and
Having a 3-and-a-half-year-old son has made the horrific revelations about the sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests even more abhorrent.
For those who care about poverty in America, the coming months are a critical time, a turning point similar to the New Deal of the 1930s or the War on Poverty in the 1960s.
Sounds like a great Old Testament saga, doesn't it?the sin of Enron. Well,
this may be a more biblical tale than we think.
I just returned from Ground Zero in New York City.
This edition of Sojourners went to press just as the U.S. military strikes in Afghanistan began, which makes this special issue even more critical.
My wife, Joy, my son, Luke, and I had dinner recently with our friend Michael Lerner
and his wife, Debora, in their Berkeley, California home.
Religious leaders demand (and get) help for working families.
Will witches, cults, and strange religions soon get taxpayers' dollars?
Breakfast in the White House can be dangerous to the prophetic vocation.
President-elect George W. Bush, as a victor who lost the popular vote and won the presidency with a 5-4 Supreme Court decision, will face a divided nation
Let the good times roll! President Bill Clinton was absolutely beaming as he reported the U.S. Census Bureau's annual poverty statistics.
Overtaking poverty will take all of our best values and insights.
The last city on my recent Faith Works book tour was Milwaukee.
The Covenant to Overcome Poverty is as simple as it is potentially life-changing.