The Common Good
March-April 2000

South African Sojourners?

by Marc de Chazal | March-April 2000

I RECENTLY RECEIVED a sample copy of Sojourners.

I RECENTLY RECEIVED a sample copy of Sojourners. I am eagerly reading it and will continue to keep abreast of your work through your Web site (where I had my first intimate encounter with many of your articles).

I work for a conservative evangelical publication in South Africa—there aren’t many Christian magazines to choose from over here—and I am convinced that evangelicals here are in need of a progressive publication that gives a bigger picture of the gospel. I am working on a proposal for a magazine that will hopefully be representative of all South African evangelicals, not only the white minority.

Thanks for teaching me so much already from your work, which has inspired me to take the risk of launching in this new direction. I hope that in the not-too-distant future I can send you a copy of a magazine that has a similar passion for peace and justice as your own.

Marc de Chazal, Cape Town, South Africa

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