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The challenges of Clergy Retirement

The religious community today faces a challenge in a continuing recession to meet the needs of older clergy while making room for younger leaders. In recent years, denominations have stepped... read more >

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American dreamers: Keeping economic faith amid the recession

The American Dream lives on in the hearts of many of the nation's most devout believers despite the prolonged recession and continued high unemployment. More than half of Americans who... read more >

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Promoting Sustainability in Dubuque

Running for mayor of Dubuque, Iowa, in 2005, City Councilman Roy Buol heard a message from constituents that he interpreted as a yearning for sustainability in the broadest sense of... read more >

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The Pig Is Dead: Conversations About Moral Budgeting

For generations, federal representatives were elected to “bring home the bacon,” says former Sen. Alan Simpson, “and now the pig is dead.” Solving the debt problem raises basic philosophical and... read more >

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Sustaining Roman Catholic Pastoral Leadership Excellence

The Catholic Church in America is in the midst of a dramatic shift. Once dominated by a hierarchy of priests assisted by nuns, North American Catholic churches are increasingly more... read more >

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Potent and Impotent Stewardship: A Conversation with Patrick McNamara

Stewardship may be nominal – little other than fundraising – or it may be a dynamic, transformative force that helps a congregation reconnect with its original purposes. In this interview,... read more >

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The Pope’s New Cardinals

Pope Benedict XVI appointed 24 new cardinals in 2010. The makeup of those new appointees carries theological and ecclesiastical importance because the College of Cardinals will elect the next pope... read more >

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Faith communities and people with disabilities

Improving accessibility in a church for people with disabilities serves both a welcoming and a retention role. The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship explores the faith aspect of disability in... read more >

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Mainline Protestantism Benefits Least from Competitive Religious Marketplace

At the end of the American Revolution, there were about 20 religious groups in the United States, and fewer than 15 percent of Americans were formally associated with churches. Today... read more >

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