Joe Roos

Joe Roos is a former publisher of Sojourners.

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Some Saturday Morning Visitors

by Joe Roos 02-01-1985

For some time we've suspected Sojourners has been under surveillance.

Pride and Scorn

by Joe Roos 01-01-1984

The main office of Riggs National Bank is located just one short block from the White House.

'There Is No Useless Suffering'

by Joe Roos 03-01-1983

Although the sun had been up for more than an hour, the early morning April air remained chilly. 

Getting Little At Advent

by Joe Roos 12-01-1982

Last year Advent was a very special time for me. A child taught me, in a way only a child can, something precious, something true about the birth we all await.

Swords Into Plowshares

by Joe Roos 11-01-1982

The Peace and Justice Revival

A Matter Of Justice

by Joe Roos 07-01-1982

Attempts to legally deny the civil and political rights of homosexuals in this country have been introduced sporadically in recent years.

Eating The Bread Of Anxious Toil

by Joe Roos 06-01-1982

It was after midnight at the end of another long, busy day, and I had an early breakfast meeting the next morning.


Holding Out for Peace

by Joe Roos 03-01-1982

As the surge of nuclear resistance has cut broader and deeper channels into the mainstream of the U.S. church, new and encouraging voices of Christian protest are being raised.

Cancun: A Rift Of Control

by Joe Roos 12-01-1981

It was fitting that the first global dialogue between leaders of rich and poor countries would be set in Cancun, Mexico.

The Arms Race Goes Into Orbit

by Joe Roos 06-01-1981

When the space shuttle Columbia made its near-perfect landing in the Mojave Desert in April, most Americans felt a sense of triumph not completely associated with the accomplishments of the venture.