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Letter seeks ‘circle of protection’ for poor
Originally Posted: 07/18/2013 - 2:58pm | Type: Press

July 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Bob Allen ...

Budget Cuts and the Poor
Originally Posted: 03/19/2013 - 1:48pm | Type: Press

March 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Pastors: It's Time to Speak Out for the Common Good
Originally Posted: 03/01/2013 - 2:00pm | Type: Press

March 1, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Pastors: It's Time to Speak Out for the Common Good
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 2:20pm | Type: Blog

Politics at its best serves the common good — far above any one interest or political party. And right now in Washington, we see that playing out as we continue to reach accord on immigration reform. But when ...

Rev. David Beckmann on impact of looming sequestration health care cuts: ‘Those cuts kill’
Originally Posted: 02/27/2013 - 4:24pm | Type: Press

February 26, 2013 Sojo in the News Current TV ...

Evangelical Leaders Urge Lawmakers To Protect 'Hungry and Poor' from Spending Cuts
Originally Posted: 02/27/2013 - 10:50am | Type: Press

February 26, 2013 Sojo in the News Melissa Steffan ...

Letter: Shield poor from sequestration
Originally Posted: 02/26/2013 - 1:34pm | Type: Press

February 25, 2013 Sojo in the News Bob Allen ...

Coalition of Christians pushes Congress to protect poor from forced spending cuts
Originally Posted: 02/26/2013 - 1:20pm | Type: Press

February 25, 2013 Sojo in the News Dan Merica ...

A Liberal Evangelical Resigns From AARP
Originally Posted: 02/25/2013 - 4:39pm | Type: Press

February 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Mark Tooley ...

Religious leaders look for ways to cut US deficit without hurting low-income Americans
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:13pm | Type: Press

December 28, 2012 Sojo in the News David Ward ...

Bishops, Families, and Advocates Meet with Congressman to Protect Poor
Originally Posted: 12/04/2012 - 1:59pm | Type: Blog

Yesterday, three West Virginia bishops joined by families and advocates pressed the state's politicians to protect poor and working families — or, in other words, the “least of these” — during budget batt ...

Fiscal Cliff Negotiations Should Protect Programs for the Poor, Religious Leaders Say
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 2:44pm | Type: Press

November 20, 2012 Sojo in the News Napp Nazworth ...

Dear Congress: This Holiday Season, Don't Make the Poor Poorer
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 2:41pm | Type: Press

November 21, 2012 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Take Action: Holiday Thanks and Letters in Solidarity
Originally Posted: 11/22/2012 - 8:30am | Type: Blog

This Thanksgiving, as your family holds hands and give thanks and as your church packs Thanksgiving dinner baskets, and this Christmas season churches prepare gift baskets for those Jesus called “The Least of ...

Obama and Romney respond to Christian leaders on poverty
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 4:43pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Politics of Jamie Sanderson ...

Presidential Candidates Tell Christian Leaders How They Will Address High Poverty Numbers
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 2:54pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News PR Newswire ...

As poverty remains stagnant, churches call for greater advocacy
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 2:51pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Jeanie Groh ...

Despierta! Hispanic Evangelicals and Political Ping-Pong
Originally Posted: 01/29/2013 - 4:50pm | Type: Press

November 5, 2012 Sojo in the News Gabriel Salguero ...

What Do Religious Leaders Want For Obama's Next Four Years?
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 4:04pm | Type: Press

November 8, 2012 Sojo in the News Adelle M. Banks ...

Quotations from Chairman Yahweh
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 4:36pm | Type: Press

September 9, 2012 Sojo in the News Philip E. Jenks ...

U.S. denominations urge candidates to respond to poverty
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:53pm | Type: Press

September 14, 2012 Sojo in the News Anglican Journal ...

US church leaders invite presidential candidates to present policies on poverty
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 2:36pm | Type: Press

September 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Independent Catholic News ...

Poverty Rate Unchanged, But Still Historically High
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:58pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Pam Fessler ...

Obama, Romney Address Poverty in New Videos
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 2:36pm | Type: Press

September 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Napp Nazworth ...

Churches Call For Action On Poverty
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:55pm | Type: Press

September 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Jeanie Groh ...

Romney's strange poverty-reduction 'plan'
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:57pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Blake Zeff ...

What the presidential candidates say about poverty; Obama, Romney respond to Circle of Protection invitation
Originally Posted: 01/10/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Press

September 13, 2012 Sojo in the News National Council Of Churches ...

Obama, Romney Respond to New Poverty Data
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 1:56pm | Type: Press

September 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Dias ...

We Asked; They Answered: Obama, Romney on Poverty
Originally Posted: 09/13/2012 - 11:29am | Type: Blog

We asked the candidates, what will you do to address the highest numbers of people in poverty in America in almost 50 years—numbers that we learned today are still growing? We believe these messages from the P ...

Faithful Alternatives to the Sequester
Originally Posted: 06/28/2012 - 3:36pm | Type: Blog

Today the Interreligious Working Group on Domestic Human Needs (DHN) presented a forum for congressional representatives to talk about a more faithful response to the pending sequester this upcoming January.   Sequestration as we know it was meant to ...

13 Religious Women to Watch in 2012
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:07pm | Type: Press

March 7, 2012 Sojo in the News Catherine Woodiwiss ...

Liberty Has Been Ransacked: MOBILIZE!
Originally Posted: 11/15/2011 - 1:54pm | Type: Blog

It’s time for people of faith to get up off the couch, out of the pews, and MOBILIZE! I saw the first tweet at 1:10 a.m. Tuesday: @OccupyWallSt: Raid happening NOW at #libert ...

Join a Circle of Protection on Nov. 16: Standing For and With the Poor
Originally Posted: 11/08/2011 - 9:52am | Type: Blog

The New York City Human Circle will be replicated throughout across the nation, when faith leaders host Human Circles as members of the Sojourners National Mobilizing Circle, which is bringing together faith a ...

British Clergy to Support #OccupyLondon with Circle of Protection, Prayer
Originally Posted: 11/01/2011 - 8:58am | Type: Blog

On Sunday (10/30), the Anglican Bishop of London, the Rt. Rev. Dr. Richard Chartres, met with Occupy London protesters who have encamped for several weeks now on the ground of St. ...

Behind the Numbers: We Are Mobilizing!
Originally Posted: 10/25/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

Do the numbers 917 billion, 1.5 trillion, 690 billion, 98 billion, and 32 mean anything to you? Do the numbers 917 billion, 1.5 trillion, 690 billion, 98 billion, and 32 mean an ...