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Tony Campolo to Shutter the Evangelical Ministry He Started 40 Years Ago
Originally Posted: 01/15/2014 - 10:53am | Type: Blog

Tony Campolo, a progressive evangelical leader who counseled President Bill Clinton through the Monica Lewinsky scandal, announced that the organization he founded nearly 40 years ago will close on June 30. ...

Don't Let Dysfunctional Politics Override the Christian Call for Justice
Originally Posted: 03/25/2013 - 10:42am | Type: Press

March 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Ron Sider ...

Progressive evangelical attacks safety net
Originally Posted: 02/27/2013 - 2:31pm | Type: Press

February 27, 2013 Sojo in the News Peter Laarman ...

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

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

GOTCHA!!: Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis Joins Tea Party
Originally Posted: 04/03/2012 - 8:19am | Type: Blog

BWAHAHAHAHAHA! This was, of course, an April Fool's Day joke ... Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis stunned critics and supporters alike Sunday as he emerged from a three-month sabbatical from the progressive Chri ...

Book Review: Fixing the Moral Deficit
Originally Posted: 04/17/2012 - 3:12pm | Type: Blog

A few weeks ago President Barack Obama announced his FY2013 Budget. Within a few weeks, Ryan will submit his FY2013 budget plan for review. Dr. Ronald J. Sider’s new book, Fixing the Moral Deficit (February 20 ...

Why Christians Should Be Biased
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

Make no mistake, Christians should be biased. I know there has been a lot of conversation in the past few years about Christians cleaning up their image. We are often known more for our prejudices than princi ...

God Loves Gays, and So Should We
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:40pm | Type: Blog

<p style="text-align: left;"><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/2010/09/23/god-loves-gays-and-so-should-we/"></a>This summer, while at my favorite lake in Maine, I read Andrew ...

Remember 9/11, Lament Violence, Invest in Peace
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:18am | Type: Blog

As we remember the eighth anniversary of the Sept. As we remember the eighth anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, we join our voices with the psalmist in a cry of lament: "Ho ...

Risking Ourselves for Peace
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:18am | Type: Blog

I'm a big fan of iTunesU, and I usually try to listen to informative podcasts on long drives, since I can't read and drive simultaneously. I'm a big fan of iTunesU, ...

Sider Declares End of 'Steroid Era' in Progressive Christianity
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

<p>Speaking for the first time about the results of his months-long investigation into the progressive Christian movement, Dr. Ron Sider revealed that the use of performance-enhancing drugs among promine ...

Time Magazine's Top Ten Religion Stories: Right on New Evangelicals, Wrong on the Economy
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:52am | Type: Blog

<em>Time</em> magazine just released its <a href="http://www.time.com/time/specials/2008/top10">"Top Ten of Everything in 2008."</a> <a href="http://www.time ...

Ron Sider's The Scandal of Evangelical Politics
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ronald J. Sider Tragically, Christian political activity today is a disaster. Christ­ians embrace contradictory positions on almost every ...