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Obama appeals to ‘social gospel’
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:35pm | Type: Press

March 14, 2012 Sojo in the News Bob Allen ...

“God is Not a Republican…or a Democrat”
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:07pm | Type: Press

March 7, 2012 Sojo in the News Carl Gregg ...

It's time to bring war dollars home
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:08pm | Type: Press

March 6, 2012 Sojo in the News Walter E. Ziegenhals ...

Monks, nuns fight poverty until it hurts
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:12pm | Type: Press

February 27, 2012 Sojo in the News Anna Williams ...

Robert F. Kennedy For Our Time
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:11pm | Type: Press

February 28, 2012 Sojo in the News George Mitrovich ...

Race and Beyond: Many Faiths, One Nation
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:11pm | Type: Press

February 28, 2012 Sojo in the News Sam Fulwood III ...

Obama before he was famous
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:10pm | Type: Press

February 28, 2012 Sojo in the News Marvin Olasky ...

VOICES: The justice equation: Faith, hope and action
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:13pm | Type: Press

February 24, 2012 Sojo in the News Sophia Bracy Harris ...

Moral Hazard
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:16pm | Type: Press

February 22, 2012 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Readers create extensive debate on faith and politics
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:40pm | Type: Press

February 18, 2012 Sojo in the News David Plazas ...

Solving Obama's Catholic controversy
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:53pm | Type: Press

February 10, 2012 Sojo in the News Martin Schram ...

Our obligation to care for war veterans
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:56pm | Type: Press

February 8, 2012 Sojo in the News Logan Mehl-Laituri ...

Fixing Obama's Catholic problem
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

February 7, 2012 Sojo in the News Martin Schram ...

National Prayer Breakfast Gets A Rival: The People's Prayer Breakfast
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 2:57pm | Type: Press

February 1, 2012 Sojo in the News Jaweed Kaleem ...

Will the 48 per cent please stand up?
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:09pm | Type: Press

January 31, 2012 Sojo in the News Betty Ann Blaine ...

New places within
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:10pm | Type: Press

January 29, 2012 Sojo in the News Michael Walrond Jr. ...

Why Mark Driscoll Needs an Elephant
Originally Posted: 01/30/2012 - 9:49am | Type: Blog

I would submit that we need to introduce the Christian equivalent of some bull elephants into Driscoll’s village where he is on a rampage. So there’s this fundamentalist, ultra- ...

Why Mark Driscoll Needs an Elephant
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:11pm | Type: Press

January 27, 2012 Sojo in the News Roger Wolsey ...

No Country for Evangelicals
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:12pm | Type: Press

January 25, 2012 Sojo in the News Jonathan D. Fitzgerald ...

Is “Evangelical” the New “Jewish”?
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:15pm | Type: Press

January 19, 2012 Sojo in the News Tony Jones ...

Is there a link between forgiveness and justice?
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:24pm | Type: Press

January 17, 2012 Sojo in the News Father William J. Byron ...

Sojourners chief takes 3-month sabbatical
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:25pm | Type: Press

January 14, 2012 Sojo in the News The Toledo Blade ...

Jim Wallis to give Annual Hallett Lecture
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 2:44pm | Type: Press

January 11, 2012 Sojo in the News Mark Hannan ...

They're Baaaa-aaack: OWS Protesters Return to Zucotti Park
Originally Posted: 01/11/2012 - 1:18pm | Type: Blog

The Occupiers have returned to Zucotti Park! The barricades that have kept them out since the park was cleared November 15 are gone and steady streams of protestors are returning to their adopted home. ...

Gary Bauer is Wrong about the Bible
Originally Posted: 01/11/2012 - 12:53pm | Type: Blog

There are Biblical scholars who will argue that it is not clear if the Year of Jubilee was ever actually put into practice. Therefore, Christians today shouldn’t practice it or it’s importance should be dimini ...

Jim Wallis Decries DRC Trafficking and Conflict Minerals Trade
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 2:45pm | Type: Press

January 11, 2012 Sojo in the News Mikhail Bell ...

The needy and afflicted not to be forgotten nor lose hope
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 2:50pm | Type: Press

January 6, 2012 Sojo in the News Joel Mlay ...

Reaching the Lofty Heights This New Year. Maybe. Possibly.
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 2:51pm | Type: Press

January 6, 2012 Sojo in the News Charles Redfern ...

Rick Santorum – The Jesus Candidate
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 2:52pm | Type: Press

January 6, 2012 Sojo in the News Bruce Epperly ...

An Invitation to The Great Conversation
Originally Posted: 01/05/2012 - 12:25pm | Type: Blog

The 2012 presidential election is expected to be the most mean-spirited and vitriolic we’ve ever seen. That may be true, but it doesn’t necessarily mean it must be that way. We can solve that problem one conve ...

Jim Wallis Announces Three-Month Sabbatical
Originally Posted: 01/28/2013 - 4:30pm | Type: Press

January 4, 2012 Press Releases Sojourners ...

A Christmas Gift
Originally Posted: 12/22/2011 - 9:17am | Type: Blog

No matter how much we give to those around us, it can never match the Light of the World entering into the darkness to be with us. Emmanuel, God with us, is the gift that can’t be out given. ...

The Morning News: Monday, Dec. 19, 2011
Originally Posted: 12/19/2011 - 9:50am | Type: Blog

The Morning News: Monday, Dec. 19, 2011 AP: Kim Jong Il Dead: North Korean Leader’s Nukes, Threats Stoked World Fears Kim Jong Il, the mercurial and enigmatic North Korean ...

Is Free Enterprise Moral?
Originally Posted: 12/09/2011 - 12:03pm | Type: Blog

On Nov. 30, at Gordon College in Wenham, Mass., Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis and Arthur Brooks of the American Enterprise Institute, debated the question, "Is Free Enterprise Moral?" ...

Quilting an End to AIDS
Originally Posted: 12/01/2011 - 11:25am | Type: Blog

In honor of World AIDS Day today, Jim Wallis added his square to the quilt, and I added one too. It’s easy, it’s meaningful, and even though you can’t wrap up in it, it still gives a little warmth. ...

Thankful, Indeed
Originally Posted: 11/24/2011 - 8:51am | Type: Blog

I’ve learned that it’s especially important for those who are always trying to change the world, to remember what they are thankful for in their world as it is! I’ve learned that ...

Voices from the Human Circles of Protection: Stefan Fritz in Chicago
Originally Posted: 11/16/2011 - 11:00pm | Type: Blog

"The time has come to put actions to our prayers, our values and act our morals," Fritz said. "And it's time for us to call upon our political leaders to act justly....We will fight togethe ...

Human Circles of Protection: Jim Wallis Visits the Chicago Circle at North Park University
Originally Posted: 11/17/2011 - 12:13am | Type: Blog

Sojourners' CEO Jim Wallis visited Chicago's North Park University today to march with students, faculty, and staff to form a “Human Circle of Protection” at the North Park Friendship Center. Jim sha ...

Penn State’s Massive Moral Failure to Put The Most Vulnerable First Instead of Last
Originally Posted: 11/17/2011 - 11:11am | Type: Blog

As it was done to them, it was done to Christ himself, the very Son of God. The Penn State story of the sexual abuse of children has just sickened me — as it has many others. I ha ...

Be A Good Neighbor to a Veteran
Originally Posted: 11/11/2011 - 3:33pm | Type: Blog

You might call yourself a pacifist, a just-war theorist, a pragmatist, a dove or a hawk but today (and every day), you should be a good neighbor to a veteran. The other week duri ...

Romney's Mormonism To Be A Bigger Issue In The General Election, Say Evangelicals
Originally Posted: 11/09/2011 - 2:50pm | Type: Press

November 1, 2011 Sojo in the News Jon Ward ...

Jim Wallis and Gary Bauer on CNN's "State of the Union" Discuss Religion and the 2012 Election
Originally Posted: 11/08/2011 - 4:09am | Type: Blog

On Sunday morning (11/6), Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis appeared on CNN's "State of the Union," with American Values president Gary Bauer and host Candy Crowley to discuss how religion will affect t ...

Why How We Do Anything Means Everything
Originally Posted: 11/06/2011 - 3:34pm | Type: Blog

How helps us understand that principled behavior isn't merely something a PR/Corporate Social Responsibility staff or attorneys tell us is important. Rather it is the surest path to success and relevance ...

Encircle the White House Nov. 6 to Stop the Keystone Pipeline
Originally Posted: 11/03/2011 - 9:58am | Type: Blog

On November 6, I will join Jim Wallis, staff members from Sojourners, and 15,000 others in Washington, D.C.'s Lafayette Park to tell President Obama to stop the Keystone XL pipeline project. ...

Jim Wallis and Richard Land: Join the Great Conversation
Originally Posted: 11/03/2011 - 9:58am | Type: Blog

Last night, at the National Press Club here in Washington D.C., the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission and Sojourners co-sponsored a conversation between Richard L ...

Jim Wallis and Richard Land Discuss Evangelicals and 2012 Elections
Originally Posted: 11/03/2011 - 9:58am | Type: Blog

Tonight, Sojourners and the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission are co-sponsoring an event to discuss religion and the 2012 elections. Rev. Wallis and Dr. Tonight, Sojourner ...

"Hole-y" Bible Gets a Digital Makeover
Originally Posted: 11/02/2011 - 7:54am | Type: Blog

This morning, as I caught up on what had been going on in the world over the weekend, I stumbled across a very interesting resource -- a website that compares the frequency with which words appear in ...

Reformation Day and You(2): Reformed and Always Reforming
Originally Posted: 11/01/2011 - 8:58am | Type: Blog

When I was ordained as a "Minister of Word and Sacrament" in the Reformed Church in America, a denomination that began in 1628, I imagined that I was being ordained to a church that was "reform ...

Wallis and Mohler Debate Social Justice and the Gospel
Originally Posted: 10/30/2011 - 11:24am | Type: Blog

The Rev. Jim Wallis and Dr. Albert Mohler, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, went head to head Thursday night at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School outside Chicago in a debate over the hot ...

The "Atonement-Only" Gospel
Originally Posted: 10/30/2011 - 11:24am | Type: Blog

I really enjoyed the "debate" I had Thursday night with Al Mohler , president of Southern Baptist Seminary, at my own seminary alma mater, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, in the northern suburb ...