Hearts & Minds

Jim Wallis 12-01-2005
I had mostly experienced an American Christianity without Christ.
Jim Wallis 11-01-2005
The Democrats can't even muster the gumption to oppose a government of the wealthy, by the wealthy, and for the wealthy.
Jim Wallis 09-01-2005
We must rise to the occasion, both spiritually and politically.
Jim Wallis 08-01-2005
Palestinian grievances are real and justified. So are Israeli fears.
Jim Wallis 07-01-2005

We must never claim that those who disagree with our judgments are not people of real faith.

Jim Wallis 06-01-2005

Many people - especially leaders - tried to claim the pope as their own.

Jim Wallis 05-01-2005
Our uses of the earth must be designed to conserve and renew the Earth rather than to deplete or destroy it.
Jim Wallis 04-01-2005
As the tour continues, a new movement for justice in America is being spread. I can feel it.
Jim Wallis 03-01-2005
If the war in Iraq is the 'practical' expression of George Bush's theology of liberty and freedom, the world is in serious trouble.
Jim Wallis 02-01-2005
The book tour will be a national conversation faith,
Jim Wallis 01-01-2005
Neither candidate championed the poor as a moral value
Jim Wallis 12-01-2004
The 7-year-old's poster said, 'Every Life is Sacred. Stop Poverty.'
Jim Wallis 11-01-2004
There is probably no more divisive time in America than an election season.

There is probably no more divisive time in America than an election season. So I thought it appropriate to tell a personal story of reconciliation that is very important to me, and one that I have never told before. It is about my relationship with a fellow Christian who, if he were still alive, would likely be voting differently than me in the upcoming election.

Jim Wallis 10-01-2004
God is not a Republican. Or a Democrat.
Jim Wallis 09-01-2004
The best contribution of religion is precisely not to be a loyal partisan.
Jim Wallis 08-01-2004
Fallible creatures are not to be trusted with empire.
Jim Wallis 07-01-2004
Events in Iraq dramatically reveal that the U.

Events in Iraq dramatically reveal that the U.S. occupation is out of control. In April, U.S. Marines began a siege of the city of Falluja following the deaths and mutilation of four American private contractors. Intense battles ensued, including street-to-street fighting between Marines and Iraqi insurgents during the day, followed by attacks from U.S. gunships and jets

Jim Wallis 06-01-2004

There are millions of votes at stake in this liberal miscalculation.

Jim Wallis 05-01-2004
To focus on the suffering of Christ apart from Jesus' way of the kingdom misses the central point of the gospels.
Jim Wallis 04-01-2004

In the recently published collection of excerpts from William Sloane Coffin's speeches and sermons -Credo- appears this gem: "When the rich take from the poor, it's called an economic plan."