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Inside Story
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Associate editor Rose Marie Berger joined a January delegation to Venezuela organized by Marie Dennis of the Maryknoll Office ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Our interns keep us going at Sojourners. This is not just idle praise; it is gospel truth. Our i ...

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Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Care of the environment has long been an issue of great importance to our readers. Care of the e ...

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Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Best-selling writer Philip Yancey has described himself as at times a reluctant Christian, plagued by doubts and 'in reco ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Perhaps you have noticed that this issue of Sojourners has fewer pages than usual (if you hadn't noticed, take our word f ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:34pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The presence of CIA employees - even former ones - in our offices is not a frequent occurrence, as far as we know. ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors In this issue Jim Wallis examines apparent recent shifts in President George W. Bush's theological framework and how thos ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors In early March Sojourners hosted a daylong roundtable on faith, art, and activism. In early March ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors By the time you read this, the snow in Washington, D.C., will have melted, we think. By the time y ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Catholic peace activist Philip Berrigan died in December, only a few months after he was diagnosed with cancer. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors We began work on this issue in autumn, an especially strange and fearful autumn around our Washington, D.C. home. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Saddam Hussein with nuclear weapons would be a real threat. Saddam Hussein with nuclear weapons wo ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors 'Nonviolent resistance isn't about making a point, it's about taking power." Even many people who believe ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors We are an ecumenical publication (with nearly as many denominational and nondenominational affiliations floating around as we ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:50pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors It might seem that "globalization" didn't exist before the widely publicized protests in Seattle during the Nov ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors At times we've discussed running articles on "pastoring in boom and bust"-about the different challenges that a ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The times are strange and uncertain. So we are responding the same way we would at any other time: By searching our souls, wit ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Like the rest of America, we were dazed and shattered by the events of Tuesday morning, Sept. 11. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors This issue of Sojourners marks our 30th anniversary (yes, Sojourners is older than some of our staff-it's even older than ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Sojourners board meetings are important to those of us on staff for a number of reasons. Sojourner ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Winter brought far-flung trips for Sojourners staffers. Rose Marie Berger traveled to Colombia with Witness for Peace to learn ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The best art bears truth-personal, communal, or both. The best art bears truth-personal, communal, ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors We've "renovated" [our print version] and you're invited to check out every nook and cranny. We are excite ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Full disclosure must be made: Cheryl and Ralph Broetje once sent us a box of apples after a visit to our office. ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The Internet has made hate groups highly visible, completely anonymous, and available to a potentially limitless audience. ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Millions of people died in the slave trade. African AIDS deaths will soon exceed those horrendous numbers. The future of the c ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors A rag-tag movement of churches, development organizations, and trade unions, sprinkled with the fairy dust of celebrities like ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors In the new millennium, faith will be known by action. We need to break through the individualistic and privatized approach to ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors What's good for General Motors---and other megacorporations---isn't necessarily good for the rest of us. ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Assistant editor Rose Marie Berger traveled to Bosnia and Kosovo in July as part of a pilgrimage led by Don McClanen, founder ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors SOME THINGS come through planning. We planned to excerpt Ron Sider's forthcoming book Just Generosity, and for Jim Wallis ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Technology, of course, is a mixed blessing. But especially for those working in difficult and far-flung situations, e-mail can ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Our lead CultureWatch piece is a profile of writer Anne Lamott, who some would consider, at least on sight, to be an unlikely ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Hurricane Mitch already spurred us to publish one commentary ("A Mature Compassion," by Marvin Rees, January-Februar ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Nuclear abolition on the cover of Sojourners? Isn't that awfully retro, a flashback to the same-old same-old? A high-rank ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The terrorist bombings of the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania and the subsequent U.S. The terro ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors A basic principle of organizing is that a group of people with a common purpose can accomplish more than a single individual. ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:33pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors This issue has the final "Signs & Wonders" column from contributing editor Joyce Hollyday. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:33pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors WE SEEK OUT most of our articles-solicit them from authors or write them ourselves. Once in a while an article is sent in that ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Some say chaos brings creativity. Some say chaos brings creativity. But after recent renovations and ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Several people from Sojourners attended the October 1997 Promise Keepers' "Stand in the Gap" gathering here in ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors During the early '70s, some of the people involved with the founding of Sojourners Community and magazine went on a road ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Once we had gone beyond Left and Right, liberal and conservative, East and West, nothing remained but to go beyond the false c ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Miriam Therese Winter is a Catholic sister teaching in a Protestant seminary. Miriam Therese Winter ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Sometimes (well, occasionally) the words and image that we put on our cover come together quickly, seemingly with little effor ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Following President Clinton's signing of the federal "welfare reform" legislation last August, three top admini ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Our cover story is a tribute to Jean Sindab, a tireless worker for peace and justice and a joy-filled and fun-loving woman who ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors When a beloved person dies abruptly, first the bad news flies, short and rending. When a beloved p ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors When a beloved person dies abruptly, first the bad news flies, short and rending. When a beloved per ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors In what is surely a first for Sojourners, this issue prominently features the words and thoughts of not just one, but two U.S. ...