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Ekklesia (United Kingdom) 02/08/2006
Jim Wallis of Sojourners in the US, whose book on the Religious Right will be launched in the UK next week, is amongst those who have urged...
Contra Costa Times 02/07/2006
Jim Wallis, author of "God's Politics," asked us to think of ourselves as red-letter Christians. That means to be the followers of...
Roll Call 02/07/2006
Perhaps one of the more valuable pieces of advice in terms of winning elections comes from Jim Wallis, author of last year’s insightful “God’s...
Charlotte Observer 02/05/2006
Jim Wallis in "God's Politics:" The real theological problem in America today is no longer the religious right, but the nationalist...
The (Charleston) Post and Courier 02/05/2006
Sojourners, a progressive religious magazine based in Washington, D.C., helped organize about 200 State of Our Values watches across the country to...
Telegraph.co.uk 02/05/2006
The Chancellor backed the invasion, but his support for the latest work by Jim Wallis, a progressive Baptist preacher, will fuel speculation that Mr...
OpEdNews.com 02/05/2006
Then he got "elected". For those that are still scratching their heads about Katrina and dispense with his talk in business school as the...
Guardian Unlimited 02/05/2006
The revealing account by American pastor Jim Wallis, who has developed an unexpected friendship with the Chancellor, offers fresh insight into how...
Religion News Service 02/03/2006
Bono can quote entire sections of Scripture - he used his childhood Bible to prepare for Thursday's speech - and talks in terms of national...
AlterNet 02/02/2006
Sojourners, a social justice-minded Christian ministry with a knack for organizing via the internet, prompted 160 churches from 40 states to "...
The Washington Post 02/02/2006
Profile of Sen. Danforth: Jim Wallis, the left-leaning author of "God's Politics," declares hopefully that "the monologue of the...
The Daily Evergreen (Washington State University) 02/01/2006
In the words of Jim Wallis, “To be prudent and vigilant in the face of danger is good. But when a government offers to take away our vulnerability,...
Denver Post 02/01/2006
For two hours Tuesday night, church and State of the Union came together at the Master's Bible Church in Denver. A crowd of 60 people - pastors...
Roundtable on Religion and Social Welfare Policy 02/01/2006
So the "State of Our Values" Watches are opportunities to have people speak out against the decision that's going to be made Feb. 1st...
Statesman Journal (Salem, Oregon) 02/01/2006
About 30 people attended the "State of Our Union" event at the South Central Neighborhood home of Rita Thomas. It was part of a nationwide...
HeraldNet 02/01/2006
Dottie Villesvik of Everett organized the local discussion as one of 200 other similar interfaith events throughout the country put on by Sojourners...
Volunteer TV 02/01/2006
Organizers say the State of the Union watch was not a reaction to the current administration. The Interfaith Watch Program began back in 1995 by the...
Rocky Mountain News 02/01/2006
The event, bolstered by coffee and held in the church's comfortable amphitheater with a huge overhead screen, was the idea of Sojourners...
The Los Angeles Times 01/31/2006
A growing movement sees myriad causes beyond abortion and gay marriage. What about helping the poor and global warming?
TomPaine.com 01/30/2006
My friend, Rev. Jim Wallis, has said that the Bible talks about fighting poverty more than 3,000 times. Three thousand times. Our work here on earth...