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California-Pacific United Methodist Church 02/26/2014
With twin “Fast For Families” buses as their backdrop and news media cameras in front of them, the crowd was represented by a lineup of speakers...
California-Pacific United Methodist Church 02/26/2014
With twin “Fast For Families” buses as their backdrop and news media cameras in front of them, the crowd was represented by a lineup of speakers...
Musings of a Discerning Woman 02/26/2014
I'm taking a course this semester on Spirituality and Leadership. The course has just started but we've already heard a wonderful variety...
NBC News 02/26/2014
“Even if we have different political sensibilities, we are united around this cause,” said Jim Wallis, president of Sojourners and a leader of the...
The Salt Lake Tribune 02/26/2014
The Rev. John C. Wester, bishop of the Salt Lake City Diocese, signed on to the ecumenical appeal with other notable faith leaders, including Leith...
Patheos 02/25/2014
My friend Jonathan Merritt and Kirsten Powers co-penned a piece on the Daily Beast titled, “Conservative Christians Selectively Apply Biblical...
Anderson University 02/25/2014
Peace and Conflict Transformation (PACT) at Anderson University welcomes Lisa Sharon Harper to campus on Thursday, Feb. 27. Harper is an author,...
The Los Angeles Daily News 02/24/2014
“I can think of no better way to stand in solidarity with Jesus during Lent than to stand in solidarity with immigrant families,” said Lisa Sharon...
ENews Park Forest 02/24/2014
“I can think of no better way to stand in solidarity with Jesus during this Lenten season than to stand with immigrant families, said Sojourner’s...
Christian Post 02/23/2014
Speakers at the conference included Dr. Bernice King, a Baptist minister and CEO of The King Center; Rich Stearns, president of the non-profit...
The American Conservative 02/22/2014
“Not all liberal churches are MTD,” says a reader, who sent me this article from the leftie Christian site Sojourners, in which writer Stephen...
Christian Post 02/21/2014
Jim Wallis, who is president of the left-leaning Christian social justice advocacy group Sojourners, said that the African American community should...
Religion News Service 02/20/2014
Sojourners, a Christian magazine dedicated to social justice, featured Dumpster diving on its cover in 2006, motivating Micah Holden to begin trying...
PR Inside 02/20/2014
Interfaith conversation involving evangelical theologian Jim Wallis on the role of clergy in the elevation of and working for the "common good...
US Catholic 02/20/2014
And as Jim Wallis of Soujourners writes, “Not only do Stand Your Ground laws institutionally legitimize racism by mostly white men carried out...
Daily Kos 02/20/2014
And today, evangelical writer Jim Wallis makes that moral case by painting a vivid picture of the dilemma the country currently faces.
Daily Kos 02/20/2014
And today, evangelical writer Jim Wallis makes that moral case by painting a vivid picture of the dilemma the country currently faces.
Christianity Today 02/20/2014
This very helpful book grew out of a nine-month conversation among six politically diverse Christians at Respectful Conversation.net. The convener,...
The Washington Post 02/19/2014
The moral case for reform as an alternative to an unacceptable status quo — a humanitarian crisis that is hurting untold numbers of people — has...
Houston Chronicle 02/19/2014
Originally published on Sojourners Let’s face it: we are an opinionated society. We have entire television channels and radio stations...