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A Protocol of Respect
Originally Posted: 11/12/2013 - 9:26am | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Sharon Harper The people of a land are given spiritual authority and responsibility to steward the land. ...

A Benevolent Baron
Originally Posted: 11/12/2013 - 9:26am | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum The Post's credible voice for corporate centrism is a large part of what Bezos wants for his $250 million. ...

Christian Leaders Seek to Overcome Polarization
Originally Posted: 05/16/2013 - 9:48am | Type: Blog

WASHINGTON — Twenty-five top Christian leaders gathered in the U.S. city with perhaps the worst reputation for civil discourse Wednesday and committed themselves to elevating the level of public conversation. ...

COMMENTARY: Leaders Who Can Act like Grown Ups
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 12:53pm | Type: Blog

Government by the immature is proving to be a disaster. ... Immature leaders put off important decisions and get lost in small concerns. They take sides like schoolchildren rather than seeing the needs of the ...

Across the Board, Peace
Originally Posted: 03/22/2013 - 3:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elizabeth Palmberg Jim Balmer Jim Balmer is an antiwar activist whose commitment to no ...

A Dialogue about Dialogue
Originally Posted: 07/23/2012 - 7:28am | Type: Blog

A friend of mine once said, “a true and genuine dialogue only takes place when each person is willing to be ‘converted’ to the other side of the argument.” At first I was skeptical of this remark, as I wondere ...

Ron Howard on What He Learned from Andy Griffith
Originally Posted: 07/04/2012 - 10:40am | Type: Blog

In a poignant first-person essay in today's LA Times, actor and director Ron Howard, who as a child played Opie on The Andy Griffith Show, tenderly remebers his mentor and friend Andy Griffith, who died T ...

She Said, He Said: On the Misogyny of the Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson
Originally Posted: 03/16/2012 - 2:30pm | Type: Blog

On March 5, the Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson, a confidant of FOX NewsChannel's Sean Hannity and frequent guest on his show, took to the airways on his "Exploring Your Destiny with Jesse Lee Peterson" ...

Dear SoJo Commenters: "This Aggression Will Not Stand, Man."
Originally Posted: 01/09/2012 - 11:11am | Type: Blog

We can disagree, and we must when our conscience so demands, but we must do it with kindness, open minds and open hearts. Dear Sojourners Commenters, Please consider the f ...