"Seek justice, rescue the oppressed, defend the orphan, plead for the widow." Isaiah 1:17
While attention is focused on final negotiations over health-care legislation, Catholic bishops have signaled they will play a leading role in pushing for comprehensive immigration reform this year
As a community of faith and conscience in Southern Arizona, we have seen more than a decade of deadly border enforcement, free trade, and immigration policies destroying habitat and home for many.
With an issue like health, deeply personal, but of great public concern, the faith community has a unique and important role to play -- to define and raise the moral issues beneath the policy debat
I was too young to remember President John F. Kennedy. My mother worked on his campaign and hauled her baby (me) along with her to pass out literature.
Jim Wallis and other faith leaders from across America kicked off "40 Days for Health Reform"
"When the previous youth minister was here, he always filled in when the pastor was out," Bethany, a youth minister at a church in the southeastern U.S. told me.
Arise, all women who have hearts! Whether your baptism be of water or of tears!
"Progressive" has become the adjective of choice to describe faith communities with commitments to justice, serving the poor, and environmentalism.