The Common Good

Lilly Fowler

Lilly Fowler writes for Religion News Service and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Blog Posts by Lilly Fowler

Posted by Lilly Fowler 6 weeks 1 day ago
Some might argue that if there is one thing this city could use more of right now, it’s compassion.Even before civil unrest surfaced in the region after Officer Darren Wilson killed Michael...
Posted by Lilly Fowler 7 weeks 4 days ago
The first time the public heard the name Renita Lamkin was probably the day she was shot.In early August, four days after Michael Brown was killed by Officer Darren Wilson, Lamkin, a pastor, stood...
Posted by Lilly Fowler 11 weeks 1 day ago
A 14-foot-long stretch of cloth mysteriously imprinted with a faint, brownish image of a naked man and wounds that mirror those of a crucifixion has inspired decades of debate over whether ...
Posted by Lilly Fowler 16 weeks 2 days ago
The termination of two lesbian faculty members at Cor Jesu Academy, an all-girls Catholic high school, has prompted an outcry from alumnae who have vowed to withhold donations to...
Posted by Lilly Fowler 17 weeks 4 days ago
FERGUSON, Mo. — Ever since Michael Brown, a young, unarmed African-American, was shot by a police officer on Aug. 9, various crews have played a part in achieving the tentative peace that has taken...