Corporate Globalization and God’s Good Creation

I have contributed several times to Tikkun Daily, an Interfaith online blog.  I was recently invited to be one of their regular authors.  Here is what I wrote to introduce the topics I will cover: As a new Tikkun Daily author, this is an introduction to the themes I will cover in my postings to […]

Globalization From Below

A mustard seed movement that might actually bail us out Published in The Progressive Christian, March, 2009.  The small towns of Nevada City and Grass Valley sit side by side, nestled in the forested Sierra Nevada foothills in Nevada County, California.  As in many communities, conservatives and progressives coexist and sometimes clash, including in the churches.  But […]

Food Security and Globalization

Published in Response Magazine, March 2009 Jesus said, “A sower went out to sow his seed; and as he sowed, some fell on the path and was trampled on, and the birds of the air ate it up.  Some fell on the rock; and as it grew up, it withered for lack of moisture.  Some […]

Reflections on September 11

Progressive Christian Social Action Reflections on September 11: The Infernal Whirlwind: Violence, Terror, and War You have plowed wickedness, you have reaped injustice, you have eaten the fruit of lies. Because you have trusted in your power and in the multitude of your warriors, therefore the tumult of war shall rise against your people, and all […]


Praise for Shaking the Gates of Hell Jürgen Moltmann, author of A Theology of Hope and Sun of Righteousness, Arise!: God’s Future for Humanity and the Earth; “The foremost Protestant theologian in the world” (Church Times): “This book is authentic and convincing with personal experience and a great vision. In many corners of the world […]