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The Christian Century 06/11/2014
Last week, evangelical congregations across America began screening a documentary called The Stranger: Immigration, Scripture and the American Dream...
Time Magazine (online) 06/10/2014
With Cantor out, Speaker Boehner, the faith community is counting on you to act on immigration reform.
The Wall Street Journal 06/10/2014
“Politics is full of surprises but one basic rule is not to lose touch with the people you represent. While Eric Cantor’s loss will be attributed to...
Christian Post 06/10/2014
What does Jim Wallis believe will end poverty? Work, education and family.
Acton Institute 06/10/2014
It is not often that Sojourners president Jim Wallis puts forth ideas that align with those of the Acton Institute. However, in a recent interview,...
Politico 06/10/2014
Immigration reform is almost certainly dead on Capitol Hill this year. Many top sources close to the issue privately acknowledged after House...
History News Network 06/08/2014
A similar cycle occurred in the political arena, which (fairly or not) shaped popular impressions of American evangelicalism more than megachurches...
On Faith 06/06/2014
Our understanding of biblical justice has been diminished by how the Greek and Hebrew words that were originally used have been translated. In Hebrew...
The New York Times 06/05/2014
Balmer presents Carter as an icon of progressive evangelicalism, a subculture that was coming into its own in the 1970s as young Christians like Jim...
Huffington Post 06/05/2014
Climate change is about people, not just science and politics -- it is an inter-generational ethics issue. The earth is the Lord's, and in...
Patheos 06/04/2014
Now that he’s just about finished promoting his environmentally conscious movie about a Flood that wiped out most of the world’s population in the...
Huffington Post 06/04/2014
Groups like Nuns on a Bus, Sojourners, Red Letter Christians, The Cana Initiative, Moral Mondays, Faithful America and many others are consistently...
ENews Park Forest 06/03/2014
Rabbi David Saperstein, director, Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism Jim Wallis, president of Sojourners Jim Winkler, president,...
Vox 06/03/2014
The letter was signed by the SEIU; the US Conference of Catholic Bishops; the National Immigration Forum; the Leadership Conference on Civil and...
Christian Post 06/03/2014
Midgett previously worked with Sojourners, an EIT partner, on "The Line," a documentary about poverty in America that followed a similar...
Asheville Citizen-Times 06/02/2014
The four-day event hosts more than 75 discussions, conversations and explorations from provocative speakers such as William Barber, organizer of...
The Jamaica Observer 06/01/2014
Share with us the title of the last book read. God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It by Jim Wallis.
Crossmap 06/01/2014
"At its heart, immigration reform is about people, not politics," Jim Wallis, President and Founder of Sojourners, says in a National...
New York Daily News 06/01/2014
Add Sojourners, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) Committee on...
Examiner.com 05/31/2014
The kidnapping of the school girls was a crime for sure, but one against humanity and not against any perceived god as mentioned here; “It’s a...