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New Monastics in Politics

Shane Claiborne is the de facto leader of the "New Monasticism," a movement predominantly among young adults who have forsaken the trappings of middle-class comfort to move into poverty-stricken urban communities. There they seek to incarnate the Kingdom of God…
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Bruce, Belhar, and the Bible

Mitchell Kinsinger During my college years, I listened to Canadian singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn virtually nonstop. His Christianity seemed unconventional to me and his lyrics and music ministered to my soul. I had not thought about Cockburn for a while until…