Hearts & Minds

Jim Wallis 6-01-2004

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

Jim Wallis 5-01-2004
To focus on the suffering of Christ apart from Jesus' way of the kingdom misses the central point of the gospels.
Jim Wallis 4-01-2004

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."

Jim Wallis 3-01-2004

Our new field organizer for Call to Renewal was working the room at a conference of leaders of local councils of churches and interfaith organizations from around the country.

Jim Wallis 2-01-2004

The Democrats just got some bad news on religion.

Jim Wallis 1-01-2004

During the run-up to the Iraq war, I learned two valuable lessons that have stayed with me.

Jim Wallis 11-01-2003
The beneficiaries of wartime tax cuts and contract deals are nothing less than war profiteers.
Jim Wallis 9-01-2003
'People hate this kind of talk. Raw truth is never popular.'
Jim Wallis 7-01-2003

As [Jesus] came near and saw the city, he wept over it, saying, "If you, even you, had only recognized on this day the things that make for peace!" —Luke 19:41

Jim Wallis 5-01-2003

The American-led war against Iraq has begun.

Jim Wallis 3-01-2003

We had only a few weeks to organize "Pray and Act: A Service for Peace and Justice" on January 20, the holiday of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday.

Jim Wallis 1-01-2003

Whatever Christians decide about war with Iraq, they must do it on the basis of Christian theology.

Jim Wallis 11-01-2002

Saddam Hussein is an evil ruler, no doubt about it.

Jim Wallis 9-01-2002

‘ Hear this, you that trample on the poor and take from them their jobs and retirement funds.

Jim Wallis 7-01-2002

Having a 3-and-a-half-year-old son has made the horrific revelations about the sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests even more abhorrent.

Jim Wallis 5-01-2002

For those who care about poverty in America, the coming months are a critical time, a turning point similar to the New Deal of the 1930s or the War on Poverty in the 1960s.

Jim Wallis 3-01-2002

Sounds like a great Old Testament saga, doesn't it?—the sin of Enron. Well, this may be a more biblical tale than we think.

Jim Wallis 1-01-2002

I just returned from Ground Zero in New York City.

Jim Wallis 11-01-2001

This edition of Sojourners went to press just as the U.S. military strikes in Afghanistan began, which makes this special issue even more critical. 

Jim Wallis 9-01-2001

My wife, Joy, my son, Luke, and I had dinner recently with our friend Michael Lerner and his wife, Debora, in their Berkeley, California home.