The Common Good

Racial and Social Justice

God loves justice and shows special concern for the poor and vulnerable. Recognizing the image of God in all people, we seek to increase opportunities for all people to access the resources they need to live in sufficiency and dignity, rather than scarcity and oppression. Sin and injustice cripple the image of God in human beings; salvation and justice restore it.

The following topics are included in Sojourners' work on Racial and Social Justice:

Related Reading

Before the election, several bishops went so far as to threaten their parishioners with eternal damnation if they voted for Obama. +Read More
May God cause us to cry out to those mountains of injustice, "Oh freedom!" +Read More
Big Money's corrupting influence on the elections is way out of hand. Here's how to fix it. +Read More
In New York City, an activist group of homeless and formerly homeless people challenges the powers that be. +Read More
Putting Americans behind bars is becoming an increasingly lucrative business. +Read More
Ex-offenders confront the for-profit prison industry. +Read More
It's frustrating to be constantly represented by violent thugs and to be asked to explain their actions. +Read More
We know how policymakers can fight unemployment. They're just not doing it. +Read More