The Common Good

Circle of Protection Signers

Source: Sojourners
Date: April 21, 2011

Circle of Protection Signers

April 21, 2011

Leith Anderson, President, National Association of Evangelicals

Dr. Carroll A. Baltimore, Sr., President Progressive, National Baptist Church

David Beckmann, President, Bread for the World

Geoffrey Black, General Minister and President, United Church of Christ

Bishop Charles E. Blake, Presiding Bishop, Church of God in Christ

Bishop Stephen E. Blaire, Bishop of Stockton and Chairman, Committee on

Domestic Justice and Human Development, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

J. Ron Byler, Executive Director, Mennonite Central Committee

Very Rev. Thomas P. Cassidy, SCJ, President, Conference of Major Superiors of Men

Dale Evans, US President, Food for the Hungry

Daniel Garcia, International Coordinatorb Kairos Prison Ministry International

Wes Granberg-Michaelson, General Secretary, Reformed Church in America

Ken Hackett, President, Catholic Relief Services

Ambassador Tony Hall, Executive Director, Alliance to End Hunger

Dick Hamm, Executive Director, Christian Churches Together in the USA

Bishop Mark S. Hanson, Presiding Bishop, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Herman Harmelink III, Ecumanical Officer, International Council of Community Churches

Mitch Hescox, President, Evangelical Environmental Network

Bishop Howard J. Hubbard, Bishop of Albany and Chairman, Committee on International

Justice and Peace, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Sister Mary Hughes, OP, President, Leadership Council of Women Religious

Joel Hunter, Senior Pastor, Northland: A Church Distributed

Michael Kinnamon, General Secretary, National Council of Churches of Christ

The Very Reverend Leonid Kiskovsky, Director of External Affairs, Orthodox Church in America

John McCullough, Executive Director and CEO, Church World Service

A. Roy Medley, General Secretary, American Baptist Churches USA

Rich Nathan, Senior Pastor, Vineyard Columbus

Stanley J. Noffsinger, General Secretary, Church of the Brethren

Gradye Parsons, Stated Clerk of the General Assembly, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

Bishop Sharon Zimmerman Rader, Ecumenical Officer, Council of Bishops, United Methodist Church

Commissioner William A Roberts, National Commander, The Salvation Army

Samuel Rodriguez, President, National Hispanic Christian Leadership

Bishop Monroe Saunders, Presiding Bishop, United Church of Jesus Christ (Apostolic)

Ron Sider, President, Evangelicals for Social Action

Rev. Larry Snyder, President, Catholic Charities USA

Ervin R. Stutzman, Executive Director, Mennonite Church USA

Stephen J Thurston, President, National Baptist Convention of America

R. Lamar Vest, President and CEO, American Bible Society

Daniel Vestal, Executive Coordinator, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship

Berten A. Waggoner, National Director, Vineyard USA

Jim Wallis, President and CEO, Sojourners

Rev. Dr. Sharon Watkins, General Minister and President, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

Rt. Rev. Elijah Williams, General President, The United Holy Church of America

Dr. Barbara Williams-Skinner, Co-facilitator, National African American Clergy Network