Tagged: jesus and politics

Life Matters

Voters in Mississippi recently rejected a "personhood amendment" that would have declared that life legally begins at the moment of fertilization. Had it passed, all abortion as well as some methods of birth control...

Love a DREAMer As Yourself

by Rebecca Hall Children are good motivation.  Almost every social or political issue can be traced back to a need to create a better future "for the children."  Environmental degradation.  The national debt.  Health...

Refuting Ayn Rand

by Heidi Unruh Like many other young adults, when I was younger I read a lot of Ayn Rand and was intrigued by her vision of the world as it could be. Lately I've...

Where Are Our "Christ Rooms"?

by Heidi Unruh In a nation wracked with depression after the collapse of the stock market and banking system, as millions suffered unemployment, hunger and homelessness, Dorothy Day co-founded the Catholic Worker movement. In...