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Lord, Save Us From Your Followers: Neo-Apologetics and a Return to Civility

Chicago's own Dwight L. Moody, the great American evangelist of the 19th century, once said that of 100 people, one would read the Bible, and the other 99 would "read the Christian."
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Mobilizing Art Against Poverty

Last week, I read this quote by John Piper: "...the weeping of the saints at the loss of precious souls is, paradoxically, the weeping of joy in God." I believe that is what God wants for me and fo
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Jimmy Carter Interview: 'We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land'

Former President Jimmy Carter just published a new book about the ongoing violent unrest in the Middle East titled, We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land: A Plan That Will Work.
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Audio: Gearing up for the Oscars with Great Films from 2008

With the bad economy leaving people without a lot of extra money, many of us have been hunkering down at home with a movie and homemade popcorn.
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Books on Grace, Power, and Faith

Getting time to read is always a challenge, but here are the top 10 books I read this year:
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Video: Inauguration Eve Interview with Moby

Last week, the SojoTube team had a chance to sit down with DJ, songwriter, and musician Moby
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Bringing Word and Music Together Against Poverty

I am very honoured and excited to be invited to the Mobilization to End Poverty in April.
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JFK, Resurrection, and Post-Modern Christianity: Books for a New Year

As you've probably surmised over the last few weeks, we asked God's Politics contributors to send us some of their favorite books of 2008. Here are a few more to add to your list:
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Peacemaking, Power, and Politics: Books for Reflection

As a former theology and philosophy professor at Asbury Seminary, Sojourners' COO, Chuck Gutenson, is a walking encyclopedia of all things theological
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Readings on War, Happiness, and Cultural Amnesia

Need a good book? Check out some of these titles:
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