The Common Good

Jim Wallis Articles

It is time to work for common ground between evangelicals and progressives.

+Continue Reading | Comments

World Vision shines a spotlight on the moral imperative for change.

+Continue Reading | Comments

The war in Iraq should never have been fought, cannot be won, and must now be ended.

+Continue Reading | Comments

The presidential forum clearly showed that faith is alive and well on both sides of the political aisle.

+Continue Reading | Comments

An eyewitness to massacre and genocide finds shame, hope, and possibility for a moral world.

+Continue Reading | Comments

I watched much of the cable television coverage of Jerry Falwell's death and legacy.

+Continue Reading | Comments

This war is morally wrong, and it was from the very start.

+Continue Reading | Comments

Rich Cizik is part of a broad and growing evangelical consensus on global warming.

+Continue Reading | Comments

Scripture suggests a clear role for government in ensuring the common good.

+Continue Reading | Comments

Some years ago on a trip to the U.K., I walked through the historic Holy Trinity Church on Clapham Common in South London.

+Continue Reading | Comments

My dad was always one to deflect attention from himself and give the glory to God.

+Continue Reading | Comments

The results are good news for those alienated by the political extremes of right and left hungry for a new

+Continue Reading | Comments

Political manipulation of religion only compounded the crime of political neglect of the poor.

+Continue Reading | Comments

George Bush's sense of religion makes him alarmingly self-righteous.

+Continue Reading | Comments

Sojourners and Call to Renewal have joined forces to create a new and much stronger organization.

+Continue Reading | Comments

'Nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war anymore.' - Isaiah 2:4

+Continue Reading | Comments

For those who run our foreign policy, diplomacy has become a 'weak' word.

+Continue Reading | Comments

'That's war,' he said, 'and that's why I hate it.'

+Continue Reading | Comments

Australia is an absolutely beautiful country, and it wasn’t until I got back there (after more than a decade) that I realized how much I missed it.

+Continue Reading | Comments

'I'm tired of those old white guys telling us what to think and do.'

+Continue Reading | Comments