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Vice President Mike Pence Calls Chief Justice John Roberts a ‘Disappointment to Conservatives’

Vice President Mike Pence Calls Chief Justice John Roberts a 'Disappointment to Conservatives' Vice President Mike Pence is calling U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Roberts a disappointment to conservatives in a TV interview with CBN News airing Thursday.We have great respect for the institution of the Supreme Court of the United States, but... Read more

Finding the Courage to Pursue Racial Justice Now | RELEVANT Magazine

Ever year, Oxford Dictionaries selects a word that it deems the most important term in the public domain during that year. In 2016 the international word of the year was post-truth. The post in post-truth does not refer to after so much as it signifies an atmosphere in which the very notion of truth... Read more

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the Hospital for Recovering from Possible Infection

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the Hospital for Recovering from Possible Infection Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is expected to be in the hospital for a few days after undergoing a medical procedure.According to the Associated Press, the Supreme Court said in a statement that Ginsburg, 87, was being treated for a possible infection. The... Read more

Trump Says He Supports ‘Peaceful Protests for Racial Justice’ and Doesn’t Back Confederate Statues

Trump Says He Supports 'Peaceful Protests for Racial Justice' and Doesn't Back Confederate Statues President Trump says in a new interview with the Washington Post that hes not defending confederate memorials and that he supports peaceful protests for racial injustice.He also rejected the charge hes promoting hate: The real hate is the hate... Read more

John Lewis’ Fight for Justice Isn’t Over | RELEVANT Magazine

Rep. John Lewis has lived at the forefront of Americas fight for racial justice for the past half-century. He was the leader of more than 600 peaceful protests in Alabama and has been arrested more than 40 times. From being the youngest speaker at the 1963 March on Washington, to serving more than 30... Read more

Colin Kaepernick Is Partnering With Disney for Several New Series About Race, Justice and Equality | RELEVANT Magazine

Colin Kaepernick’s production company Ra Vision Media has entered into a historic partnership with Disney+ to produce several new series. ESPN reports that the new shows will aim to uplift filmmakers of color, and center on stories about race, social injustice and the ongoing battle for equality. “I am excited to announce this historic... Read more

Longing for Justice in Jericho

One summer, a friend traveled to Paris, where he spent a morning enjoying Luxembourg Gardens. A people watcher, he noticed a group of mothers so engrossed in their conversation that they let their children continually wander away. One toddler eventually crossed the street, standing by herself all alone. He jogged to the child, scooped her... Read more

Jesus, Authority, Justice, and Slavery (1 Peter 2:13-25) Sermon Notes | Real Faith

28 Jun Jesus, Authority, Justice, and Slavery (1 Peter 2:13-25) Sermon Notes Our Perfect God Works Through Imperfect Authority 1 Peter 2:13Be subject for the Lords sake to every human institution, whether it be to the emperor as supreme, 14or to governors as sent by him to punish those who do evil and to praise... Read more

Carlos Whittaker: If You’re Serious About Justice, You’re Going to Have to Get Uncomfortable | RELEVANT Magazine

Carlos Whittaker has spent the last few years trying to get Christians to join him in the deep end of the pool. By his read, far too many Christians are playing it too safe living for maximum comfort and striving to keep their lives as safe, orderly and unremarkable as possible. He’s always demanded... Read more

White Christians and Racial Justice: Prioritizing Christian Ethics Over Political and Media Alliances | RELEVANT Magazine

Our alliances matter. In recent history, there might not be a more critical moment for considering our alliances. Wisdom is not needed to make sense out of a clear right or wrong but rather it is most precious when discerning thorny and layered matters. The inclination to seek out sources that are echoing our... Read more

Voddie Baucham Warns: Social Justice Is Not the Same as Biblical Justice

Voddie Baucham Warns: Social Justice Is Not the Same as Biblical Justice Dr. Voddie Baucham, who currently serves as the Dean of Theology at African Christian University in Lusaka, Zambia, addressed the current issue of social justice on Glenn Becks program on Thursday.Beck, who learned of Baucham through his message entitled Ethnic Gnosticism,... Read more

Next Steps: A Night of Lament for Racial Justice The Gospel Coalition

Thank you for joining us for A Night of Lament for Racial Justice. Calling out to God in lament is a vital response to racial justice. Prayer moves the hand of God—and seeking his mercy, wisdom, healing, and help undergirds all our efforts. We must pray for racial justice, but it is not all that... Read more

25 Essential Black Voices for Anyone Looking to Learn More About Racial Justice | RELEVANT Magazine

As conversations about racial justice, police brutality and a more equitable society for black people grow from the streets to other modes of activism, a lot of people are looking for ways to expand their understanding of race. Even if you’ve already taken in a lot of the books and resources being passed around,... Read more

27 Essential Black Voices for Anyone Looking to Learn More About Racial Justice | RELEVANT Magazine

As conversations about racial justice, police brutality and a more equitable society for black people grow from the streets to other modes of activism, a lot of people are looking for ways to expand their understanding of race. Even if you’ve already taken in a lot of the books and resources being passed around,... Read more

15 Essential Black Voices for Anyone Looking to Learn More About Racial Justice | RELEVANT Magazine

As conversations about racial justice, police brutality and a more equitable society for black people grow from the streets to other modes of activism, a lot of people are looking for ways to expand their understanding of race. Even if you’ve already taken in a lot of the books and resources being passed around,... Read more

Psalms of Justice

I didnt grow up in a church tradition that talked about justice. In fact, I don’t recall a single sermon or song that addressed God’s heart for justice. As a child growing up in an evangelical congregation in Guatemala City, justice was what the Roman Catholics did. When I moved to the United States in... Read more

MLKs Theological Case for Racial Justice (and Todays Thin Alternatives)

Every Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Americans celebrate the legacy of a man whose work profoundly advanced the cause for racial justice in the West. King was a man of many admirable attributesan eloquent orator, adroit strategist, and visionary leader. But most importantly, he was morally principled. His case for racial justice and the civil... Read more

Beyonc Has Written an Open Letter Demanding Justice for Breonna Taylor | RELEVANT Magazine

The global protests and stunning rise of Black Lives Matter have led to sweeping changes in police departments across the country and brought swift charges to the people who killed George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery. But the police officers who killed Breonna Taylor have yet to meet the same justice. In fact, the Louisville... Read more

Louisville Police’s ‘Virtually Blank’ Incident Report of Breonna Taylor’s Death Has Justice Advocates Seething | RELEVANT Magazine

The white men who killed George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery have been charged under unprecedented public pressure from a global movement for justice and equality, but the men who shot and killed Breonna Taylor are still free. Nearly three months after the 26-year-old nurse was shot and killed in her own apartment during an... Read more

John MacArthur Forewarned of Evangelicals’ ‘Obsession’ with Social Justice

John MacArthur Forewarned of Evangelicals' 'Obsession' with Social Justice Pastor John MacArthur of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California has long been warned Christians not to allow the line between social justice and the church blur.According to Faithwire, the eighty-year-old pastor cautioned that the social justice movement can be divisive.In 2018, MacArthur... Read more

Jordan Peele’s Organization Is Donating a Million Dollars to Organizations Fighting for Justice for Black Lives | RELEVANT Magazine

On Wednesday, actor and filmmaker Jordan Peele announced that his Monkeypaw Productions film company will be donating a million dollars to several different organizations fighting for racial justice. As a writer, director and producer, Peele has been funneling his efforts towards expanding the American understanding of racism for a while now, through movies likeGet... Read more

As black people cry for justice, Dr King speaks powerfully to us today

People gather to march in the annual parade down MLK Boulevard to honor Martin Luther King, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, U.S., January 16, 2017. RREUTERS/Billy WeeksI guess we've all been taken aback by the astonishing reaction to George Floyd's death. The distressing video footage has clearly played a crucial part in this but even so, few... Read more

What Does ‘Social Justice’ Really Mean? | RELEVANT Magazine

What is social justice? A conservative Christian who was trying to reconcile his faith with the loaded phrase asked me this. Hearing that question, even as a Christian who has advocated for racial and economic justice for several years, gave me pause. It was as if my years of advocating for the common good... Read more

Racial Justice and the Uneasy Conscience of American Christianity

Photo Credit: GettyImages/fizkesEditors Note: this article was originally published on russellmoore.com on April 10, 2018Last week I delivered this message as the opening keynote of the MLK50 Conference. In addition to the video, Ive also included a transcript of my remarks below.TranscriptGood afternoon. My name is Russell Moore, and Id like to call our attention... Read more

How to Live the Bible Hope for the Justice of God – Bible Gateway Blog

This is the one-hundred-seventh lesson in author and pastor Mel Lawrenz’ How to Live the Bible series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. Mel is the author of... Read more

5 Prayers for Justice in the Midst of Injustice

George Floyd, 47, died at a local hospital on Monday [May 25, 2020] after being arrested and pinned to the pavement outside of a convenience store where it was suspected that he used a fake $20 bill, the Star Tribune reports. Floyd was pinned by an officer on the neck for at least six minutes.I cant breathe,... Read more

The Gospel and the Pursuit of Justice in Your City

Recent images and reports of the shootings and killings of black bodies in the United States have once again riveted the souls of many. In many black and brown communities, and in the diverse ethnic communities that stand with them, the shootings and deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd confirm the lines... Read more

A Heartfelt Prayer for Justice

The LORD loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of his unfailing love. (Psalm 33:5 NIV)Prejudice, discrimination, human trafficking, corruption, and more run rampant in the world. Media and modern-day conversations overflow with just causes, but heartfelt justice requires a deep look into our sin-soaked souls. To fight with courage and boldness, without judgement,... Read more

Christian leaders call for justice after death of George Floyd

George Floyd(Photo: Facebook)In the bystander video that has been watched by millions around the world, George Floyd, a 46-year-old African American man, begged for his life and cried for his mother before he visibly stopped breathing with the knee of a white Minneapolis police officer still pinned to his neck on Monday.The video (warning: shocking... Read more