Just before 3 a.m. on June 14, intruders forcibly entered Justapaz, the justice and peace office of the Colombian Mennonite Church in Bogotá. The burglars took two desktop computers.

In the prison-industrial complex, is there hope for redemption?

Corbey Dukes 8-01-2007

Like many in the Christian community, I became greatly disillusioned with the Religious Right.

American theists perceive God in four general ways, according to findings from the Baylor Religion Survey.

Struggling to explain God's ways to your Sunday school class? Nothing says "atonement" like sugar tinted with Red Dye No. 3.

Since the box-office success of Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ, there's been a lot of hoopla about the big, previously neglected "Christian audience" (and how to cash in on it).

Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle C.
Elaine Storkey 5-01-2007
What will we see if we view the global economy through the lens of faith?
Amy Ard 4-01-2007

Some activists possess a certain quality that's hard to put your finger on; you just know it when you see it. They are hopeful when the situation seems hopeless, they are gracious—even to those they struggle against—and their powerful convictions are reflected not just in their speech but in the way they live their lives.

E.J. Dionne Jr. 4-01-2007

America's religious communities and the battle over government.

Alan Betts 4-01-2007
The faith community will need to step up its role as protectors of creation.
Clifford Rivera 4-01-2007

"The wind blows wherever it pleases." Word?
The scene is played out. We need some Eden!
Were Abba the DJ, He'd spin hymns
To slay.

Let all creation praise! Worried that your pooch won't come with you at the rapture? Anxious that the piety crowd might think your four-legged life partner is short on salvation?

Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary Cycle C.

There's no better way to prevent boredom than playing paddleball, and there's no better paddleball to remind you of your status with the Lord than the Inspirational Paddleball Game.

Common Life, Robert Cording's fifth poetry collection, is informed by religious faith and enacts it.

Lyndsay Moseley 3-01-2007

Something is bound to go terribly wrong when so many Christians see the planet as an unimportant holding place where we await salvation; or when preachers and teachers of the faith place too much e

Peter Murphy 2-01-2007

I just finished Barack Obama’s article in the November 2006 issue of Sojourners (“One Nation ... Under God?”), and I am deeply moved.

Stephen Petrie 1-01-2007

In “A Red Letter Campus” (by David Black, September-October 2006), Black asks, “What does it mean for a college to be called Christian?” He then answers his question by sugg

Diana Butler Bass 10-11-2006
I confess: Over the last 10 days, I did not pay much attention to the Amish school shooting. As the mother of an 8-year old girl, I find school violence stories too painful to follow.