The Common Good

God's Politics Blog

Praying on the Gulf Coast

Editor's note: Jim Wallis is on a tour of the Gulf Coast with an interfaith group of leaders sponsored by the Sierra Club.
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Mother of Exiles

Bill and I were vacationing in Michigan when we received the call from the White House asking if Bill would in
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Helping Women Leave the Sex Industry

Editor's note: Selling Our Children
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Am I Living the American Dream?

We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal.
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Why Christianity and July 4th May Be Compatible

This past Fourth of July weekend, I reflected on Kurt Willems' recent post, which had a lot of great po
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Friday Links Round-Up

iPhones. Broken oil rigs. The World Cup. Here's a little round-up of links from the web you may have missed this week:
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Why Christianity and July 4th are Incompatible

I want to start out this post with two huge disclaimers: What I am about to write may sound radical or irrational to some.
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Getting Past False Debates

Yesterday, President Barack Obama spoke on the moral issue of reforming a "broken and dangerous" immigration system, in a speech that grew
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