An Unholy Wall in the Holy Land

As we continue to pray for the peace of Jerusalem–and the healing of the nations along with it–I’m grateful for this testimony from my friend Shane Claiborne… By Shane Claiborne I just returned from Bethlehem, and brought this nativity scene back as a gift. It’s a beautifully hand-carved nativity made from the olive wood distinct [Read More…]

Dorothy Day: “Don’t Call Me a Saint”

By Shane Claiborne This morning, at the National Prayer Breakfast, Barack Obama named Dorothy Day as a “great reformer in American history”.  Who woulda thunk it? I think J. Edgar Hoover called her a threat to national security. Here’s the exact quote from the President’s speech: We can’t leave our values at the door.  If [Read More…]