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Video: How to Make Radical Valentine Veggies

Hey, want to celebrate your love of your honey *and* your love of God's creation?
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Friendship Across Fences: Communion and Civil Disobedience on the U.S.-Mexico Border

090211-karl-hoffman-2Each Sunday afternoon, people from San Diego and Tijuana gather to celebrate communion at a seaside plaza on the U.S.-Mexico border, where families and friends have been meeting for generations to visit through the border fence.

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Jesus and Justice Always Kiss: A Plea to Youth Pastors Making Out with Empire

That U.S. megaphone of amazing grace, Shane Claiborne, was recently moved to tears after witnessing a youth gathering in Australia.
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The Leap from Paper to Reality in Zimbabwe

A brief recap on some of the latest developments in Zimbabwe.
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Alhamdulillah! (All Praise to God!) Philip is Free!

No more details as of yet, just this update on the Facebook page: Wednesday February 11th, 4:00 a.m.
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Pastor-in-Chief

In this week's town hall meetings, President Obama demonstrated an important aspect of his office: Pastor-in-Chief.
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Philip Rizk Disappearance Gets Major Coverage, But He Remains Missing

We at Sojourners continue to be deeply concerned for the safety and well-being of Philip Rizk, who was arrested and detained by Egyptian secret police Friday evening following a rally north of Cairo in support of the people of Gaza.
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Video: Jim Wallis Talks about Obama's Faith-Based Council with BBC and Fox News

Jim Wallis talks about how Obama's new Council on Faith-Based & Neighborhood Partnerships will take on the priorities of poverty, abortion reduction, fatherhood, and interfaith dialogue.

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