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Level the Playing Field
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Paul Meyer I was glad to see Sojourners tackle the issue of “The Spirit of the New Islam” (by Rose Marie Berger, February 2009). ...

Calling for Interfaith Action in the Middle East
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

While at Yale last weekend, I had the opportunity to eat breakfast with a bright group of young students. One of the topics we touched on was interfaith dialogue. While at Yale l ...

Prayer, Renewal, and Action on Immigration Week
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

Jesus said in Matthew chapter 18, "Where two or three are gathered in my name, there I am in the midst of them." God is showing up in a powerful way amongst immigrants and non-immigrants alike all ...

Video: Jim Wallis Talks about Obama's Faith-Based Council with BBC and Fox News
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 1:17pm | Type: Blog

Jim Wallis talks about how Obama's new Council on Faith-Based &amp; Neighborhood Partnerships will take on the priorities of poverty, abortion reduction, fatherhood, and interfaith dialogue.</p> ...

A Fine Start for Common Ground Abortion Reduction
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

The first weeks of the Obama administration have been a whirlwind of appointments, and as advertised, "change," but the aspect most in evidence is the president's efforts at finding common groun ...

Radical Possibility
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 12:17pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger American Muslim Eboo Patel founded the Interfaith Youth Core to give al Qaeda a run for its money. At stake? The soul of ...

Balancing Tradition and Pluralism
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 10:08am | Type: Magazine Article

Daisy Khan An interview with Muslim leader Daisy Khan. Daisy Khan spent 25 years as an interior architect fo ...

The New Face of Islam
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The answer to fundamentalist religion is prophetic religion. Here’s a principle: Religious extremis ...

Immigration Reform's Post-Election Potential
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

Just a few months ago, Christian advocates of immigration reform believed that the political environment in the country would make it very difficult to make the legislative changes necessary to pro ...

New Rules for Middle East Engagement
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

I spent much of the weekend communicating with Muslim and Jewish leaders on the recent crisis in Gaza. I spent much of the weekend communicating with Muslim and Jewish leaders on ...

Jews, Muslims Need a New Playbook in Responding to the Gaza Conflict
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

The <a href="http://www.cair.com/">Council of Islamic Relations </a>calls the Israeli attack on Gaza a "disproportionate and counterproductive ... The ...

An Opportunity to Translate Religious Diversity into Global Stability
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

Religious conflict is the great global challenge of the 21<sup>st</sup> century. America is the most religiously diverse country in the world and the most religiously devout nation in the West. ...

Audio: Adam Hamilton on How His Megachurch Does Justice
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

Pastor Adam Hamilton talks about how his <a href="http://www.sojo.net/blog/godspolitics/?p=2811">suburban megachurch</a> engages issues of social justice in the education system of their ...

Common Ground With the Muslim World
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

What do Madeleine Albright, Richard Armitage, Ingrid Mattson of the Islamic Society of North America, Richard Land of the Southern Baptist Convention, a Muslim imam, a Catholic bishop, a retired Li ...

Bishop Charles Blake's Remarks at DNC Interfaith Service
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 1:17pm | Type: Blog

Excerpt from Bishop Charles Blake&rsquo;s remarks at the Interfaith Forum, Sunday, August 24, 2008, Denver, Colorado:</p> Excerpt from Bishop Charles Blake’s remarks at ...

Loving our Neighbors
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Rice Christian-Muslim dialogue raises hope - and suspicion. Should Christians dialogue with Muslims? Some ...

Dialogue at Davos
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 1:18pm | Type: Blog

<P>In late January I had the great honor of being a participant in the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. In late January I had the great honor of being a parti ...

Christians and Muslims Fight AIDS
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez Three hundred Christian and Muslim religious leaders ...

A Theology of Place
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Lyndsay Moseley Something is bound to go terribly wrong when so many Christians see the planet as an unimportant holding place where we aw ...

Seeking Mystery Together
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Elizabeth Green Seeking Mystery Together Seeking Mystery Together Using the tran ...

What do you get for a planet that has everything?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter The Alliance of Religions and Conservation and the Wo ...

Interfaith Peacemaking
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Dan Buchanan Is true nonviolence possible only for Christians? What is the connection between Christian nonvio ...

Living Large
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Claudia Horwitz Developing a willingness to see and be seen is not easy work. I am continually amazed at how e ...

A Dialogue of Reconciliation
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Brenda Carr Gifted with the "jewels of one's own tradition." Buddhist meditation teacher Jack ...