A Matter of Spirit - Summer 2014 - Climate Change

June 6, 2014

Listen to an audio recording of the Spring 2014 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Climate Change

  • "Kenosis, Climate Change & Christianity" by Sallie McFague, Ph.D.
  • "Eco-System Economics" by James Gustave Speth
  • "Human Health Vulnerabilities in a Warming World" by Timnit Ghermay, M.D.
  • "The Climate Crisis: Breaking out of Pleasantville" by Guy Dauncey
  • Stories of Hope
  • Path to Paris
  • Stories of Climate Refugees
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A Matter of Spirit - Spring 2014 - Technology

March 21, 2014

Listen to an audio recording of the Spring 2014 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Technology

  • "Technology and Human Dignity" by Nick Mele
  • "The Double-Edged Sword: Environmental & Social Impacts of Technology" by Joy Scrogum
  • "Prospecting the 21st Century: Data Mining & the Common Good" by Davin Heckman, PhD
  • "Considering Technology for Worship" by Quentin Schultze, PhD
  • "Changing the World, One Upload at a Time" by Cassandra Hunter
  • "The Digital Angels of our Nature" by Michael Bugeja, PhD
  • "When I Post, I Wonder..." by Dan Masterton
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A Matter of Spirit - Winter 2014 - Science and Faith

January 9, 2014

Listen to an audio recording of the Winter 2014 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Science and Faith

  • "The Divine Dynamism: Being and Becoming" by Gail Worcelo, SGM
  • "Creation: Revelation of God" by Miriam MacGillis, OP
  • "Mysticism & The Social Brain" by Carol Lee Flinders, PhD
  • "Living Out of a New World View" - Interview with Alexandra Kovats, CSJP
  • "Kabbalah: Paths to Awakening" by Rabbi Ted Falcon, PhD
  • "Freefall in the Cosmos: The Transformation of Spiritual Life" by Gretchen Gundrum, PhD
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A Matter of Spirit - Fall 2013 - Education

October 14, 2013

Listen to an audio recording of the Fall 2013 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Education

  • "Education: Energizer of the Soul" by Gretchen Gundrum, Ph.D.
  • "Educational Opportunity: A Call to Justice" by Anthony Gnanarajah, Ph.D.
  • "Educate Girls: Transform the Community" by Judithe Registre
  • "Closing Opportunity Gaps: Eliminate the Practice of Unequal Schooling" by Charisse Cowan Pitre, Ph.D.
  • "Digital Learning, Digital Equity" by David Keyes
  • plus stories, reflection, IPJC pages and more!
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A Matter of Spirit - Summer 2013 - Disarmament

May 31, 2013

Listen to an audio recording of the Summer 2013 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Disarmament

  • Confronting Our Illusion of Control by Shelley Douglass
  • Choice of Weapons by Nick Mele
  • Toward a Nuclear Weapons-Free Future by David Cortright
  • Disarming the Heart by Rita Kowats
  • Between Two Worlds / Hanford: Nuclear Consquences
  • A Recipe for Nonviolent Parenting by Frida Berrigan
  • IPJC Pages
  • Disarmament Resources
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A Matter of Spirit - Spring 2013 - Emerging Economies

May 6, 2013

Listen to an audio recording of the Spring 2013 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Emerging Economies

Articles:

» The New Economy Movement by Gar Alperovitz

» Remember Our History: Create our Future by Mark McDermott

» Which Story? Old Economy / New Economy by David Korten

» Courageous Contemplation by Gretchen Gundrum

» Conversation on "Enoughness"

» Beyond Measuring Profit

» Communal Reflection & Discussion

» New-Economy Resources

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A Matter of Spirit - Winter 2013 - The Commons

January 23, 2013

Listen to an audio recording of the Winter 2013 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: The Commons

Articles:

  • The Commons by Jay Walljasper
  • Commodification and the Commons by Kim Klein
  • Greed, the Rich Farmer & The American Dream by Darel Grothaus
  • The Digital Commons by Nicco Mele
  • Spinning for a Commons Economy by Susan Witt
  • Other stories about Time Banks, Agripreneurs, Commons Resources, and more!
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A Matter of Spirit - Fall 2012 - Food Supply & Sustainability

October 5, 2012

Listen to an audio recording of the Fall 2012 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Food Supply & Sustainability

Articles:

  •  "Soul Food: Sharing an Abundant Feast" by Fred Bahnson
  • "Drought: A Land That Is Thirsting" by Rev. David Backmann
  • "Seeds & Meat" by Kate Walsh and Margaret Weber
  • "U.S. Food Bill: Law of the Land" by Robert Gronski
  • "Cultivating the Commons: Liberation Fueled by Food" by Phil Dahl-Bredine
  • Stories about "Seeds of Hope"
  • Food Myths & Facts
  • IPJC Pages
  • Reflection on Food, Faith, Community
  • Food Supply & Sustainability Resources
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A Matter of Spirit - Summer 2012 - Mystical & Prophetic

June 8, 2012

Listen to an audio recording of the Summer 2012 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Mystical & Prophetic

Articles:

  • "Mysticism & Prophecy Flow Together" by Fr. Terrence J. Moran
  • "Family Life: Chaos, Contemplation and Justice" by Lisa Dennison
  • "Listening to Our Hearts' Longing" by Elaine Prevallet, SL
  • Mystical & Prohetic Resources
  • "Contemplating Violence, Acting for Peace" by Cat Willett
  • Reflection--In the Company of Mystics & Prophets  
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A Matter of Spirit - Spring 2012 - Faithful Citizenship

March 22, 2012

Listen to an audio recording of the Spring 2012 issue of our quarterly justice journal, A Matter of Spirit.

Theme: Faithful Citizenship

Articles:

  • "Faithful Citizenship: Voting & Holiness" by Nicholas P. Cafardi
  • "U.S. Elections: The Whole World is Watching" by Jean Stokan
  • "Life in the Cracks: Emerging Citizen Movements" by Christopher Matthias
  • Center Spread - Network of Mutuality: Voter Discernment
  • "Citizens United and the Changing Elections Landscape" by Janice Thompson & Sr. Susan Francois, CSJP
  • Faithful Citizenship Resources
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