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Huffington Post 09/22/2014
Lisa Sharon Harper points out that in the immediate aftermath of the shooting, "residents of Ferguson, local and national leaders of historic...
The Dallas Morning News 09/21/2014
Religious leaders try to break silence about domestic violence among flock
Christianity Today - Books & Culture 09/20/2014
Testing the establishment in religious history, he identifies evangelicalism's influence in unexpected places, invites a generous reading of its...
Christianity Today 09/19/2014
Yesterday, I spoke at the Sojourners Summit at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. It's a diverse gathering focused on engaging the faith...
Time Magazine (online) 09/19/2014
In order to truly defeat ISIS, we must reduce our dependence on fossil fuels.
Huffington Post 09/19/2014
When Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was suspended for only two games for beating his fiancée (now wife), it became a dramatic public example...
Englewood Review Of Books 09/19/2014
A wind is blowing through many lands in our world and many are finding this wind to be renewing or at least refreshing.
Christian Post 09/17/2014
U2 rock band leader, Bono, once wrote a poem for Billy Graham after visiting the retired evangelist in his home in the mountains of western North...
The Blaze 09/17/2014
It’s no secret that U2 frontman Bono is a Bible-believing Christian — but what some might not know is that the musician is friends with famed...
Bread For The World 09/17/2014
We are hearing of war and rumors of war yet again as a gruesome story develops over ISIS, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
Religion News Service 09/17/2014
(RNS) In the face of an imploding immigration system, an exploding political debate and a deadlock on reform in Washington, it was religious leaders...
Christian Post 09/17/2014
The political stalemates between Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill stood in stark contrast to the shared vision on how to address poverty...
CNSNews.com 09/16/2014
U2 frontman, investor, and philanthropist Bono, who isn’t shy about discussing his Christian faith, wrote a poem in honor of evangelist preacher...
National Catholic Reporter 09/16/2014
We are six days out from the People’s Climate March, and the ark is built and on its flatbed truck on its way to Manhattan.
Time Magazine (online) 09/15/2014
I was in South Africa on August 9, when a young, unarmed black man was killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, MO. It didn’t take long before...
Huffington Post 09/15/2014
Billy Graham has had many high-profile friends over the years, and among them is U2 frontman and international rockstar Bono.
Huffington Post 09/12/2014
That was a bumper sticker Sojourners published at the outset of the Iraq war more than a decade ago. American church leaders had not only opposed the...
Christian Post 09/12/2014
Pastors Mark Dever of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. and Christopher Brooks, head of Evangel Ministries in Detroit, say...
Decode DC 09/12/2014
On this week's DecodeDC podcast, host Andrea Seabrook talks to three experts about a deceptively simple question: What responsibility does the U...
Rome News-Tribune 09/08/2014
After the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, I read a letter from the Rev. Jim Wallis titled “Lament from a White Father.” In it, he stated that he...