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In Oval Office, Evangelicals Press for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/14/2013 - 1:13pm | Type: Blog

Speaker of the House John Boehner signaled Wednesday that there would be no immigration reform this year, an announcement made the same day that some of the nation’s most prominent evangelical pastors met with ...

Joel Hunter Pays a Price for Political Activism
Originally Posted: 07/09/2013 - 10:39am | Type: Blog

There’s a price to pay for becoming the voice of moderate conservatism and coalition politics. Even more so for refusing to march in lockstep with the Republican Party. There’s a ...

Melissa Rogers New Head of White House Faith-Based Office
Originally Posted: 03/14/2013 - 10:55am | Type: Blog

Church-state expert Melissa Rogers will be the new director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships. Church-state expert  Melissa Rogers  wi ...

Images from Tuesday's Q Conference
Originally Posted: 04/11/2012 - 11:02am | Type: Blog

Images from Day 1 of the 2012 Q Conference in Washington, D.C., Tuesday April 10, with speakers including Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis, philanthropist Roberta Ahmanson, the Rev. Joel Hunter, researcher Ed Stetzer ...

A Moral Budget: Politics, Policies, and People
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

Several weeks ago (right before I left for my sabbatical), I joined with six other pastors from around the country -- in partnership with Sojourners -- to draft an open letter to Congress and Preside ...

Quran Burning is a Sacrilegious Slap in the Face of Christ
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:34am | Type: Blog

The extremes now seem to dictate the political discourse -- extremists in caves who invoke their distorted brand of Muslim faith as they murder innocent people; and extremists in a Florida church w ...

Rev. Joel Hunter on This American Life
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:17am | Type: Blog

In case you're not a loyal listener of PRI's <em><a href="http://www.thisamericanlife.org">This American Life</a></em> (the Rodrick Beilers have passed many a long r ...

Common Ground Abortion Reduction on The Washington Post's Front Page
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:51am | Type: Blog

<a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/11/17/AR2008111703682.html">Today's front page feature in <em>The Washington Post</em></a> is a good pr ...