Archives for Jan 3, 2010 @ 14:58

Justice and Money: Baker and Rosner

Social justice folks need to read this; those nervous about social justice folks also need to read this book: Tight Fists or Open Hands?: Wealth and Poverty in Old Testament Law . Why? This is a careful, descriptive, and fair-minded examination of what the Old Testament says about all the things that concern anyone concerned [Read More…]

Bono’s Top Ten for the Next Ten

From the NYTimes: Bono makes ten suggestions for the next ten years. What do you think of his suggestions? (You can see his top ten at the link above.) IF we have overindulged in anything these past several days, it is neither holiday ham nor American football; it is Top 10 lists. We have been [Read More…]

Prayer of the Week

O God, who wonderfully created, and yet more wonderfully restored, the dignity of human nature: Grant that we may share the divine life of him who humbled himself to share our humanity, your Son Jesus Christ; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. [Read more…]