Magazine

Issue: May 2019

Cover Story

How Indigenous worldviews offer hope to a besieged planet.

Feature

Reading the resurrection with those who have served time.
A church in that nation’s capital uncovers its white supremacist roots.
The shame of being poor can linger long after poverty is left behind.

Commentary

Seeing the 2020 census as a moral document.
Is the Religious Right giving up on democracy?
How a right-wing Pentecostal media empire won the Brazilian presidency.

Culture Watch

A play gains new significance in a grieving city during troubled times.
A review of ‘Becoming a Just Church: Cultivating Communities of God’s Shalom,’ by Adam L. Gustine.
A review of ‘Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others,’ by Barbara Brown Taylor.
A review of ‘What You Have Heard is True: A Memoir of Witness and Resistance,’ by Carolyn Forché.
A.I. is taking over America’s workforce. What should we do about it?
Four May culture recommendations from our editors.
How ‘Faces Places’ teaches us to see miracles.

Departments

What is our role, as human beings, to creation?
Letters to the editors from Sojourners readers.
Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle C

Columns

Baby Boomers are leaving the world worse than how they found it. Young people are fixing the problem.
The midterms spurred new discussions on healthcare and climate change. Now, we must act.
I dug into my family’s past, and now it haunts me.

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