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Sojourners in the News

Harvard Divinity Bulletin 03/24/2015
In a highly religiously diverse and devout society, positive relationships among people who orient around religion differently are absolutely...
Think Christian 03/24/2015
Our Christian faith compels us to struggle for a more humane immigration system as a moral imperative.
The Washington Post blog 03/24/2015
One basic fact about immigration reform that continues to get lost in the noise is that evangelical Christians support it.
Leadership Journal (blog) 03/24/2015
The Divide Over Franklin Graham's Facebook Comment
St. Louis Post-Dispatch Blog 03/23/2015
Graham's Facebook comment has created a division within the evangelical Christian community.
The Blaze 03/23/2015
Some faith leaders are pushing back against famed evangelist Franklin Graham after he wrote a Facebook post addressed to “blacks, whites, Latinos,...
94.7 KRKS Denver 03/23/2015
Franklin Graham is facing criticism after he wrote a Facebook that went viral in which he told “blacks, whites, Latinos, and everybody else” that “...
Global Dispatch 03/21/2015
A group of church leaders, led by Jim Wallis, Lisa Sharon Harper, have written an open letter to Franklin Graham, criticizing his Facebook comments...
Duluth News Tribune (Minnesota) 03/21/2015
We have nothing to lose and everything to gain by acting on climate change now.
Christianity Today blog 03/21/2015
Obeying the police doesn’t heal the long history of distrust and broken relationships between police and minority groups, especially in urban...
Christian Today 03/20/2015
A group of church leaders have written an open letter to Franklin Graham, criticising his Facebook comments last week about the killing of young...
Albany Democrat-Herald 03/20/2015
There are folks who will stand up in peaceful demonstration against ISIS, and to support the ideal of Islam that it stands for peace.
The Washington Post 03/19/2015
Butler is looking for ways to infuse some of what has made evangelicalism thrive into a more progressive form of Protestantism, two forms of...
Liberal America 03/19/2015
According to Graham, if the guys would just do as the cops say and put their hands up, or behind their backs, or wherever the cops tell them to put...
Campaign for America's Future 03/17/2015
The Republican-led House Budget Committee’s fiscal 2016 budget proposal is full of immoral choices that will have devastating effects on the most...
The Christian Century 03/16/2015
This valuable anthology addresses a topic that usually flies under the media’s radar: “new” evangelicals’ progressive social engagement in the past...
Christian Post 03/16/2015
Dear Franklin, The real issue here goes much deeper than obedience to the police or lack thereof.
Fresno Bee 03/13/2015
Lisa Sharon Harper, an artist, playwright and director of mobilizing at Sojourners, will be the main presenter at Fresno City Summit 2015 on March 20...
Huffington Post 03/12/2015
My question became: What bridge we will now have to cross?