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  • Statement from the Board: Expansion of Medicaid


    While all major faith traditions encourage care for the poor, Christians across the millennia have heeded Jesus’ call to seek social justice for the “least of these.” One major issue in contemporary American society is the exhaustive cost of medical More Info

  • Statement from the Board: Lift the Cuba Embargo


    As members of faith communities throughout the United States, we have been involved in faith-based relationships with our Cuban brothers and sisters for decades. We’ve witnessed first-hand the effects of the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba, and we call on Congr More Info

  • Statement from the Board: Embodying #BlackLivesMatter


    We join our voices in continued lament over the deaths of unarmed black women and men killed at the hands of police, and we decry the injustice that continues to mount in the many non-indictments of police officers responsible for these deaths. As impassio More Info

  • Justice2016: Agents of Change, by Leah Grundset Davis


    Addressing an audience at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land, Washington, D.C. —as well as those watching online—Mitri Raheb opened with a question echoing the words from a speech made by President Ronald Reagan in West Berlin on June 12, 1987. More Info

  • Justice2016: Maybe Dreams Will Save Us, by Jeff Hood


    Eyes closed. Thoughts flood my brain. The deeper I fall asleep, the more the thoughts subside. Rapid-eye movement sets in. I'm lost in a world of dreams. There is one I've come to know well. More Info

  • Practicing Congregation: Pray for Economists, by Tim Moore


    ​The energy in this year’s presidential election has been anti-establishment. Whether you consider the crowds during Bernie Sanders’ primary campaign or the frenzy when Donald Trump’s shoots his mouth off in politically incorrect ways, the candidates that More Info