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LISTEN: Jim Wallis and Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black Talk Fasting
Originally Posted: 07/07/2014 - 10:25am | Type: Blog

Listen as Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black asks Jim Wallis about his recent fast for immigration reform. Listen as Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black asks Jim Wallis about his recent ...

The Power Of Fasting
Originally Posted: 12/20/2013 - 3:49pm | Type: Press

December 20, 2013 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...

PHOTO: The 60 Best Immigration Reform Pictures Of The Year
Originally Posted: 12/19/2013 - 1:54pm | Type: Press

December 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Buzzfeed ...

7 Faith Stories That Shaped 2013
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 4:22pm | Type: Press

December 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Jesse Carey ...

President Obama Visits Reform Activists In Fasting
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

December 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Hola Arkansas ...

Fast For Families And Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 10:27am | Type: Press

December 17, 2013 Sojo in the News Ronald Shapiro ...

Notes From The Fast For Families Tent
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:38pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Angela Maria Kelley ...

Demanding More From The Deportation President
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:32pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Doorae Shin ...

31 Days Of Fasting Ends With Bread And A Promise To Come Back Next Year
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:26pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Esther Yu-Hsi Lee ...

Pelosi, House Democrats Call On House GOP To Take Action On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:20pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Win McNamee ...

Immigration Reform: It Ain't Over Until God Says It's Done
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:15pm | Type: Press

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

Advent-Season Fasting By Supporters Of New US Immigration Bill
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:07pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Collier ...

Poverty As A Political Choice
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:02pm | Type: Press

December 16, 2013 Sojo in the News Henry McLeish Holyrood ...

Sierra Clubbers Help Culminate Fast For Families, Join Call For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:57am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Heather Moyer ...

Why A Climate Activist Fasted Nine Days For Immigrant Families
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:53am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Tom Weis ...

This Holiday Season: Fast. Reflect. Pray. Celebrate. Act. Change
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:47am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jose Antonio Tijerino ...

The Power of Fasting
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 1:22pm | Type: Blog

Over the past month, I have witnessed the spiritual power of the disciplines of prayer and fasting to redeem our nation’s institutional powers in ways I never imagined. Do you be ...

Immigration Reform: It Ain't Over Until God Says It's Done
Originally Posted: 12/12/2013 - 3:54pm | Type: Blog

Saying an opening prayer at the Nelson Mandela Memorial Service on Wednesday, in Washington, D.C. was both an honor and a blessing for me. The theme of the homily, by my good friend Rev. Dr. Allan Boesak, was ...

Navarrette: Fasting Leaves A Sour Taste
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:35pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Ruben Navarrette Jr. ...

Ruben Rosario: This Veteran Can Move Congress On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:28pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Ruben Rosario ...

In Capitol's Shadow, A Spotlight On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:21pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News JulieAnn McKellogg ...

Fasting And Praying In The Shadows Of The Capitol
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:16pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Weekly Roundup: SCOTUS, Batman, and Nelson Mandela
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:11pm | Type: Press

December 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Kira Dault ...

Immigration: New Fasters Join Campaign For Comprehensive Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:04pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Ciara Taylor ...

Evangelicals: Pray For Boehner On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:59pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Dan Merica ...

Long-term Fasters Hand Over Role In Pursuit Of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:49pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Patricia Zapoor ...

Fasting For Families And Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:42pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Immigration Reform News 2013: Momentum Grows As Immigration Reform Fasts Expand
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:38pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Crossmap ...

Medina, Other Immigration Reform Fasters, Step Aside For Reinforcements
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:44pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Mark Gruenberg ...

Jim Wallis, Joe Kennedy Begin Fast For Immigration Reform Legislation
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:09pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Jessica Martinez ...

Activists End Immigration Fast As Thousands Of Others Take Up The Cause
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:03pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Lauren Markoe ...

Activists End Fast Without An Immigration Vote; New Fasters Take Over
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:52pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Suzanne Gamboa ...

Rep. Joe Kennedy Joins Immigration Fast
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:44pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Seung Min Kim ...

Rep. Joe Kennedy III Joins Immigration Fast
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:39pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Ed O'Keefe ...

'Fast For Families' Grows As Advocates Starve For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Elise Foley ...

'Fast 4 Families' Moves To Next Phase As New Fasters Take The Mantle
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:25pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Wendy Feliz ...

Fasters For Immigration Reform Pass Torch To New Group
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:11pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News ABC News Radio ...

New Activists Continue Fast For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:11pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Erin Kelly ...

AAPI Activists Fast For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:02pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Nadia Hussain ...

New Hope For Migrant Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 1:56pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Dan Nowicki ...

Fast for Families: Reflections from Jim Wallis
Originally Posted: 12/10/2013 - 6:27pm | Type: Blog

This post contains updates from Jim Wallis as he experiences the "Fast for Families: A Call for Immigration Reform and Citizenship," taking place on the National Mall. ...

Fast for Families: Joining the Spiritual Battle for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 12:28pm | Type: Blog

#FastforFamilies is a an opportunity to pray and fast against violence and fear and for wisdom and discernment in our politicians especially as we are so close to bringing a vote for immigration reform to the ...

Fasting For Biblical Justice
Originally Posted: 12/06/2013 - 12:20pm | Type: Blog

must care more about people. It is with this understanding that I fasted, meditated on Ezra 1-6 ...

Fasting for Families and Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/05/2013 - 3:33pm | Type: Blog

I was grateful to be at the beginning of the Fast for Families on November 12. Courageous leaders from many communities were making an incredible sacrifice to remind our leaders what is really at stake in the ...

Fast for Families: Voters in Steve King’s District Thank Immigration Fasters
Originally Posted: 12/04/2013 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

As the least productive Congress in history begins to wind down its first legislative session, immigration reform is coming to a boil, and Steve King’s own constituents overwhelmingly support immigration refor ...

Activists End Immigration fast as Thousands of Others Take up the Cause
Originally Posted: 12/04/2013 - 4:19pm | Type: Blog

Sapped by three weeks of a water-only diet, three activists for immigration reform ended their fasts Tuesday with a morsel of bread blessed by a priest and “passed the fast on” to others who hope to keep atten ...

I Am the Immigrant
Originally Posted: 12/04/2013 - 4:11pm | Type: Blog

After nearly 10 years in the U.S., my husband and I have spent hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars on paperwork and travel to keep our visas current. We have been retina scanned and fingerprinted; we ha ...

Advent A Time To Hope--And Fast--For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 2:52pm | Type: Press

November 29, 2013 Sojo in the News Gabriel Salguero ...

'The Grandmother Locked In The Bedroom:' A Native American Perspective On History, Immigration, And Thanksgiving
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 11:56am | Type: Press

November 28, 2013 Sojo in the News Stoyan Zaimov ...

Feast With Your Family This Thanksgiving; Then Fast With Us Next Week -- For Families In Great Distress
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 11:41am | Type: Press

November 29, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...