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Calling people of goodwill

Our new Bible study booklet shows the Common Good is a practice and something we build, as we work together across our differences...

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Openness to Encounter

We so often have to think about networking in our professional lives. What does this really mean? Are we truly open to encountering others?

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Called to be human

After the Manchester bombing, the spirit of Pentecost calls us to be a people capable of witnessing what it means to be a human person...

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Shalom

In troubled times, people of goodwill need to step up, to build a social peace. To work for Shalom is to mix with those our own crowd rejects...

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Good neighbours

Let’s be clear: the Common Good is not a utopian ideal to be imposed by one group upon another: it is built in relationship...

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Becoming human

We have commodified nature, allowed systems to compromise our inner conscience: our notion of human identity has become dislocated...

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Tell each other the truth

Whether we like it or not we all belong to each other. But are we capable of listening to people whose experiences are different from ours...

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An idea whose time has come

A new settlement is being formed: a space is opening up for a politics of the Common Good, that engages with the things that matter...

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A Time for Mutual Respect

The EU Referendum has been a wake up call for metropolitan liberals. Longstanding divides have been exposed. It's time for mutual respect...

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