The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Voice of the Day: Barbara Kingsolver

The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope.
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Voice of the Day: St. Augustine

We are talking about God. What wonder is it that you do not understand? If you do understand, then it is not God.
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Verse of the Day: 'The Lord is my portion'

But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope: The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
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Verse of the Day: 'God chose what is weak'

But God chose what is foolish in the world to shame the wise; God chose what is weak in the world to shame the strong.
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Voice of the Day: Dorothy Day

We must talk about poverty, because people insulated by their own comfort lose sight of it. - Dorothy Day
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Verse of the Day: 'Justice for the poor'

I know that the Lord maintains the cause of the needy, and executes justice for the poor. - Psalm 140:12
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Voice of the Day: Martin Luther King Jr.

Let us realize the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice. - Martin Luther King Jr.
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Verse of the Day: 'Love one another'

Beloved, since God loved us so much, we also ought to love one another.
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Voice of the Day: Marge Piercy

There is no justice we don't make daily like bread and love.
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Verse of the Day: 'Let justice roll down'

But let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like an ever-flowing stream. - Amos 5:24
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