Robert M. Franklin 1-01-2007

If preachers are preoccupied with pursuing the life of conscpicuous consumption and preaching a "prosperity gospel," then poor people are in big trouble.

Jim Wallis 12-01-2006
Political manipulation of religion only compounded the crime of political neglect of the poor.
Robert Roth 9-01-2006
Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary for October.
Tobias Winright 9-01-2006
The authors connect the dots between Dorothy Day, Peter Maurin, and those who influenced them.
Adam R. Taylor 7-01-2006
Ten years after the formal dismantling of apartheid, economic injustice, HIV/AIDS, and poverty stand in the way of real reconciliation - and present daunting challenges for the South African church.

Complete with play money, appliance cards, and transportation passes, the Community Action Poverty Simulation is much like a role play or board game.

Rose Marie Berger 6-01-2006

World Peace. A new Internet service provider,, will raise money for peacemakers working in conflict zones around the world.

Ivy George 6-01-2006
The First World becomes a one-way destination point for children from the global South.
Jim Wallis 4-01-2006
Would Jesus come to Davos if he were invited?
Donovan Jacobs 4-01-2006
Hollywood shows little respect for working-class and poor people.
Wanda Fries 4-01-2006

The poor are with you always—

Fearful of harsh border enforcement legislation and trapped in poverty, many immigrants turn to churches for help.

Jim Wallis 2-01-2006
'Have they no shame?' was a frequent response.
Duane Shank 2-01-2006
Poverty solutions that transcend ideology.
James Ferguson 12-01-2005
Out of Sight, Out of Mind?
Debayani Kar 12-01-2005
The U.N. World Summit comes up short.
Danny Duncan Collum 11-01-2005
The suffering and salvation of New Orleans.
Robert Roth 11-01-2005
Whenever you helped the needy - or ignored the poor - Jesus said, "you did it to me."
Jim Wallis 11-01-2005

Hurricane Katrina opened the eyes of many to the reality of poverty in America. Will we take responsibility for the poor in our land of plenty?

Ted Parks 5-01-2005
The Tennessee Justice Center advocates for the ill - and squares off against the state's health cuts.