God's Politics
January 1, 1970 Archives

On Friday, I shared a preview of my speech for the Christian Peace Witness for Iraq. Here is the full text of my message at the National Cathedral, where I and other religious leaders spoke to a capacity crowd before […]

With much hard work and prayer – and despite frigid temperatures with rain and sleet – the Christian Peace Witness for Iraq was a moving and inspiring event. More than 3,000 people gathered at the Washington National Cathedral and then […]

Look for more coverage soon, but here’s a first look at Friday night’s Christian Peace Witness for Iraq in Washington, D.C., as marchers flooded 16th Street on their way to the White House: photo by Ryan Beiler

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Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience. – Thomas Merton, from “Thomas Merton on Peace” […]

Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God. They are brought to their knees and fall, but we rise up and stand firm. – Psalms 20:7-8 + Sign up […]