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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...
Christian Post 05/30/2014
The bishops' comments follow that of Sojourners President Jim Wallis who called on House Speaker John Boehner earlier this week to make both a...
Huffington Post 05/30/2014
The people we meet change our lives. Through hearing the stories and learning about the lives of others, we are transformed. And, it is for exactly...
National Journal 05/30/2014
Washington often loses sight of the common good. Instead of considering how to best serve the public, many of our elected leaders focus on advancing...
Cleveland Plain Dealer 05/29/2014
A pro-reform coalition that includes the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, National Immigration Forum, Service Employees...
Christian Post 05/29/2014
Sojourners President Jim Wallis said that House Speaker John Boehner faces both a moral and a biblical choice regarding putting immigration reform up...
NBC News 05/28/2014
A few hours before the White House announcement, several advocacy groups issued a joint statement asking Obama to hold off on executive action and...