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What Do the Vulnerable Need: An Angry Rant or a Purposeful Song?

Last weekend, I attended the fifth-annual Justice Conference in Los Angeles, a gathering of evangelical Christian “justice junkies,” in the words of World Vision president Richard Stearns. For two days, a crowd of energetic, passionate, mostly young Christians heard...

The City’s Welfare: Our Vocation in Exile

Last weekend, I visited the John Jay Institute where I studied last fall. Somewhat providentially, during a session of Morning Prayer we discovered that the day’s scripture passage was Jeremiah 29: 4-14, which as many of you know reads: This is what the Lord Almighty,...