The Bible speaks of a "year of the Lord's favor" -- the year of Jubilee. We need it now more than ever.
An interview with theologian Ada Maria Isasi-Diaz on solidarity, public life, and the blessings that come when you really listen.
In the wake of last year's Fukushima disaster, German chancellor Angela Merkel announced the country would phase out nuclear power. Churches are at the forefront of Germany's new solar revolution.
A new wave of arrivals makes its mark in America's dairy country.
The fight against mass incarceration is joined by an emerging faith-based movement.
The U.N. climate change talks in South Africa were a major disappointment -- but the struggle continues.
Chris Stedman's "faitheism" doesn't hate God, it loves people.
The bigger the financial corporation, the quicker your dollar exits your community.
The tattooed former meth cook, Zach, is at the heart of the business—the artisan coffee roaster.
Homies and Hermanos: God and Gangs in Central America; The Amish; Simplifying the Soul: Lenten Practices to Renew Your Spirit; The Ethical Vision of Clint Eastwood.
Muslim cops and football coaches (oh my!) -- the next step in the right wing's efforts to keep Americans in fear.
Excerpt from Accidents and Providence by Stacia M. Brown, 2012.
I was delighted to see the article on forgiveness by Brittany Shoot (“Forgive and Forget?”) in your January 2012 issue. Since she mentioned Archbishop Tutu in her article, I thought your readers would appreciate seeing an original quote from one of his 2007 speeches.
The fact that the February 2012 issue contained three articles about human trafficking (“Humankind’s Most Savage Cruelty,” by Stewart Burns; “Here?” by Abayea Pelt; “Works of Mercy” by Sylvia Yu) is encouraging.
We are the lay of the land— / pocked, hilled, knowing every ember / and seed imprinted on our bones.