God's Politics
October 2006 Archives

Opposition to the war in Vietnam from inside the military was unprecedented in American history. Chronicled by David Cortright in Soldiers in Revolt, the GI movement played an important part in bringing that war to an end. Now a new […]

The latest news on immigration, the election, Iraq, Afghanistan, same-sex legal rights, homeless in L.A., oil profits the conscience of our country and selected op-eds. Sign up to receive our daily news summary via e-mail » Full news summary: Immigration. […]

Jesus does not reveal everything to souls at one time. He usually gives his light only gradually. – Saint Therese of Lisieux + Sign up to receive our quote of the day via e-mail

I pray that you may have the power to comprehend, with all the saints, what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, so that you may be filled […]

Interview by John Potter In a series of exclusive podcasts, Moby has shared the ways in which his faith and ideology affect his lifestyle, art, and activism. In this third and final segment, the unique pop star offers his thoughts […]

Tuesday evening at the Twin Cities’ Bethel University, students, along with many others, gathered for a forum on how faith should relate to politics in our time. I was joined by Greg Boyd, a young pastor and theologian who leads […]

Jim Wallis talks to Minnesota Public Radio about a new generation of evangelical progressives, how the Left-Right debate is failing to resolve our deepest crises, and why we need a new “prophetic politics.” + Listen to the interview

the latest news on Iraq, the election, same-sex legal rights, the IRS and churches, Africa, charter schools, Salvadoran death squads, the “U2charist,” and select op-eds Sign up to receive our daily news summary via e-mail » Full news summary: Iraq. […]

If I had been a journalist at the time of the crucifixion, I would have been hanging around Herod’s palace talking to Pilate and disregarding [Jesus]. – Malcolm Muggeridge + Sign up to receive our quote of the day via […]

O Lord, how long shall the wicked, how long shall the wicked exult? They pour out their arrogant words; all the evildoers boast. They crush your people, O Lord, and afflict your heritage. They kill the widow and the stranger, […]