God's Politics
January 1, 1970 Archives

The crisis in Zimbabwe has become the crisis of the church. How can we, as Christians and Zimbabweans, be the church in this context? When the apostle Paul describes the church in 1 Corinthians 12, he uses the metaphor of […]

Don’t think the farm bill (currently up for its 5-year revamp) affects you? As this handy article by Michael Pollan points out, the farm bill is really an eater’s bill, and the current setup is fanning the flames of the […]

No good tree bears bad fruit, nor again does a bad tree bear good fruit; for each tree is known by its own fruit. Figs are not gathered from thorns, nor are grapes picked from a bramble bush. The good […]

It is part of the genius of the Bible that it preserved a record both of the good and of the bad. – Naim Ateek from “Justice, and Only Justice: A Palestinian Theology of Liberation”+ Sign up to receive our […]

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