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Christians Fast For US Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 12:55pm | Type: Press

November 24, 2013 Sojo in the News Michael Trimmer ...

Visiting The Fast For Families In Support Of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 12:31pm | Type: Press

November 21, 2013 Sojo in the News Cecilia Munoz ...

The Immigrants And Their Allies Continue Expanding The Pressure Until You Achieve The Reform Immigration
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 12:17pm | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News El Lider USA ...

In Search of the Real Alec Baldwin
Originally Posted: 11/22/2013 - 2:22pm | Type: Blog

Is Alec Baldwin a raging (literally) homophobe or is he a decent guy protecting his family and neighbors? Or, are we in the presence of scapegoating? Alec Baldwin was caught on ...

Two Steps Obama Can Take to Defeat AIDS
Originally Posted: 11/22/2013 - 12:54pm | Type: Blog

to antiretrovirals, it should be possible—with proper funding and sustained political commitment—to treat 12 million ...

Who Jesus Is and Why It Matters (eBook Shorts)
Originally Posted: 12/09/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Product

Jim Wallis Who was Jesus? Why did he come? Some ...

Faith Leaders Protest Race In Sentencing
Originally Posted: 11/22/2013 - 5:13pm | Type: Press

November 21, 2013 Sojo in the News Bob Allen ...

My Unexpected Meeting with the President of the United States
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 12:32pm | Type: Blog

Pastor gets a surprise White House invitation to discuss immigration with the president. It was past 10 on a Sunday night in Spokane. The wedding was over and I was sitting in the ...

American Bible Society Sends 525 'Poverty and Justice' Bibles to Congress Following Government Shutdown
Originally Posted: 11/20/2013 - 11:27am | Type: Press

November 19, 2013 Sojo in the News Morgan Lee ...

Immigration Advocates Go Without Food, Plea For House To 'Do Its Job'
Originally Posted: 11/20/2013 - 11:22am | Type: Press

November 19, 2013 Sojo in the News Elise Foley ...

House Democrats To Join Immigration Fast
Originally Posted: 11/20/2013 - 10:49am | Type: Press

in their “Fast for Families” initiative. The fast began on Nov. 12 and the fasters have each lost 10 pounds so ...

The Two Jacks: Contrasting Takes on C.S. Lewis and JFK’s Public and Private Faiths
Originally Posted: 11/19/2013 - 5:29pm | Type: Blog

at 12:30 p.m., his limousine rerouted to Parkland Memorial Hospital where the 46-year-old president ...

The Most Ignored and Undervalued People Within Churches Today
Originally Posted: 11/19/2013 - 12:08pm | Type: Blog

Churches have a tendency to favor some groups but not others, resulting in discrimination instead of equality, exclusion instead of acceptance, and prejudice instead of fairness. ...

White Men, Black Female Bodies, and Renisha McBride
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 12:32pm | Type: Blog

of American history. The film 12 Years A Slave depicted the brutal relationship between white masters ... to languish there today. Indeed, calling films like 12 Years A Slave “historical films” is a bit ... in the wake of her death is reminiscent of the most brutal scene in 12 Years A Slave in which a white ...

Student Group to Host 'Catch an Illegal Immigrant Game' on Texas Campus
Originally Posted: 11/19/2013 - 12:05pm | Type: Blog

The Young Conservatives of Texas is staging a mock immigration sting Wednesday on the University of Texas at Austin’s campus. Editor's Note:  Thanks to pushback from st ...

5 Ways to Engage Global Poverty
Originally Posted: 11/20/2013 - 11:31am | Type: Blog

In the age of the internet, we have access to a vast quantity of information beyond our dreams even twenty years ago. In the age of the internet, we have access to a vast quantity ...

Obama Promises To Push For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 5:18pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News El Manana http://www.elmanana.com.mx/noticia/12783/Promete-Obama-presionar-por-la-reforma-migratoria-Nuevo-Laredo.html Were also Russel Moore, ...

Boehner Insists "No" And Obama's "Yes" On Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 5:14pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Maria Pena ...

Obama And Biden Will Promote Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 5:08pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Voice of America ...

Obama Will Meet With Religious Leaders To Discuss Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 5:05pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Jorge Cancinco ... http://noticias.univision.com/inmigracion/reforma-migratoria/article/2013-11-12/obama-se-reunira-con-lideres-religiosos-para-hablar-de-la-reforma-migratoria#axzz2kXCBplME Among those attending ...

Activists Fast For US Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 4:56pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Luis Alonso ... http://www.elnuevoherald.com/2013/11/12/1612862/activistas-ayunan-por-reforma.html The Rev. Jim Wallis, editor ...

Fast Against Congress For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 4:49pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Maria Pena La Opinion ...

Baptist Briefs: Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:33pm | Type: Press

November 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Baptist Standard ...

Concerned with Violence Against Muslims, Islamic Organization Visits Myanmar
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:26pm | Type: Blog

At the end of a three-day tour, the Saudi-based Organization of Islamic Cooperation told Buddhist-majority Myanmar to repeal “laws restricting fundamental freedoms” after more than 240 Muslims were killed by B ...

Why Faith Groups Are Rallying Behind Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:19pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jack Jenkins ...

Biden To Push Immigration At Naturalization Event
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:11pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Josh Lederman The Associated Press ...

Activists To Fast On Capitol Hill Until Congress Passes Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:06pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 ... http://www.religionnews.com/2013/11/12/activists-fast-capitol-hill-congress-passes-immigration-reform/ The Rev. Jim Wallis, ... Tuesday (Nov. 12) to fast from food and drink and to camp in front of the U.S. Capitol until Congress ...

National "Fast For Families" Campaign Launches At Capitol's Doorstep
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:02pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Kate Thomas SEIU ...

Group Fasts Near Capitol For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:45pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Andrew Mollenbeck ...

Immigration Reform Supporters Kick Off Hunger Strike
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:40pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Griselda ... http://voxxi.com/2013/11/12/immigration-reform-hunger-strike/ Rev. Jim Wallis, president ...

Immigration Activists Fast For Reform On National Mall
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:36pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Armando Trull ... http://wamu.org/news/13/11/12/immigration_activists_fast_for_reform_on_national_mall Participating groups ...

Faith Leaders And Activists Fast To Protest Inaction On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:28pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Esther Yu-Hsi ... http://thinkprogress.org/immigration/2013/11/12/2928021/fasting-reform-washington/ Rev. Jim Wallis ...

Obama: Don't Let ACA Problems Stop Immigration
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:24pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Reid Epstein ...

Obama Pushing Immigration As New Doubts Emerge In House
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:20pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Laura Meckler ...

Immigration Reform 2013: Evangelical Leaders Urge To Pass Commonsense Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:12pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Michelle McErlain ...

What You're Not Allowed To Talk About In Washington
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:05pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

SBC leader, other clergy, meet with Obama
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:01pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Bob Allen ...

12 Ways Republicans Keep Screwing Over Poor Americans And Women
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:54am | Type: Press

http://www.newsreview.com/sacramento/12-ways-republicans-keep-screwing-over-poor-americans-women/content?oid=12030784 “It’s deeper than favorite ... ’Now, Senator, you and I could easily think of 12 senators who could sit at this table and work out ...

Carney Claims Obama Is Willing To 'Assist' The Republican Party Politically With Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:45am | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Fred Lucas ...

Hunger Fast Aimed At Pushing Congress To Pass Immigration Reform Bill
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:15pm | Type: Press

posted inside the Fast 4 Families Community Tent at the National Mall in Washington Nov. 12. Beside ...

Willow Creek hosts Pray 4 Reform gathering
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:25am | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Jasmine Young ...

Russell Moore, Jim Wallis and Other Christian Leaders Discuss Immigration Reform With President Obama
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:15am | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Morgan Lee ...

US Congress members sent 'Poverty and Justice Bible'
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:08am | Type: Press

November 16, 2013 Sojo in the News Presbyterian News Service ...

He Will Change Everything You Know About Undocumented Immigrants
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 10:55am | Type: Press

November 15, 2013 Sojo in the News The Christian Post ...

Protestant Pastors Support Immigration Reform, According to Survey
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

A new poll from Nashville-based LifeWay Research finds nearly six in 10 senior pastors of Protestant churches support immigration reform that includes a path to citizenship. The n ...

U.K. Minister Sayeeda Warsi Calls on West to Protect Christian Minorities
Originally Posted: 11/15/2013 - 6:21pm | Type: Blog

The highest-ranking Muslim in the British government on Friday called on Western governments to do more to protect besieged Christian minorities across the world, particularly in the Holy Land where they are n ...

Hispanic's Arrest Reignites Debate Over Arizona Immigration Law
Originally Posted: 11/15/2013 - 5:55pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Stephen Dinan ... http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/nov/12/immigration-activists-begin-hunger-fast-to-demand-/print/ "It is being blocked, ...

PHOTO: Obama, Biden holding hands during Russell Moore prayer on immigration
Originally Posted: 11/15/2013 - 5:40pm | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Sarah Pulliam Bailey ...

Moore Prays For Obama, Urges Immigration Steps During White House Session
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 11:01am | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Tom Strode ...

Oppression Is A Negative-Sum Game
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 10:31am | Type: Press

November 15, 2013 Sojo in the News Art Carden ...