The Common Good

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A Time To Act
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Several notes and e-mails commented on the mention of my then wife-to-be in my column last month. S ...

Celebrity and Substance
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis St. Augustine said there is a God-shaped hole in the human spirit. St. Augustine said there ...

Moses Was No Superhero
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 11:15am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis It started with a phone call from Jeffrey Katzenberg, a director in Steven Spielberg’s DreamWorks film company. Katzenberg is ...

Unexpected Allies
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 11:06am | Type: Magazine Article

ABORTION In a 64-36 vote in May, the U.S. Senate voted to ban what has become known as "partial ...

The Hurricane is Coming
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 10:39am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The nation’s social welfare policy is changing dramatically, and the religious community will play a vital role in the transit ...

The Church Steps Forward
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis From welfare reform to overcoming poverty. A strategy for action. Everything the churches have ...

Common Ground Politics
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis During the fall 1996 Call to Renewal tour, we had the opportunity to speak directly to thousands of people across the country, ...

No Ways Tired
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 9:42am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis I'm beginning this column at about 30,000 feet, en route to Akron, Ohio. We're doing the Who Speaks for God? ...

A Great National Sin
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 9:20am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis In deciding whether or not to sign the Republican welfare bill, Bill Clinton faced the most serious moral test of his presiden ...

Lift Every Voice
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis If the opening campaign ads from the Democrats and Republicans are any indication, it could be a long fall. ...

Family Values
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 4:39pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Two recent films have caused me much reflection. Two recent films have caused me much reflection. T ...

What's Next for Call to Renewal?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis When we heard the weather report predicting another snow storm on its way to Washington, D.C., our hearts sank. ...

God Hears the Cry of the Poor
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 9:28am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Woe to the legislators of infamous laws Woe to the legislators of infamous laws, to those wh ...

Time to Organize
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 11:18am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Last spring, Sojourners helped to mobilize a broad group of evangelical, pentecostal, black, Catholic, and mainline Protestant ...

Which Future Will We Choose?
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 11:05am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis In Oklahoma City, 168 people died because they were in the way of somebody's anger at the government. ...

A Network for Renewal
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 10:36am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis A Network for Renewal A NETWORK FOR RENEWAL On May 18, after the Christian Coalition released i ...

One Hundred Days of War
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 10:21am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Europe once fought a war for 100 years. For the first 100 days of the new Republican-controlled Congress, another war took pla ...

A Street Blessing
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 10:06am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Well, it finally happened. Well, it finally happened. After more than two decades of living and wo ...

The Elections: Danger and Opportunity
Originally Posted: 06/27/2014 - 9:47am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis This fall's elections were indeed a political turning point. The Democrats who say their debacle was only a rejection of ...

Keeping Our Eyes on the Evangel
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis What if, in the beginning, President George Bush had stood next to President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, in front of the whole worl ...

Beyond the Christian Right
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

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Lessons from the Celebration
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The transformation of South Africa is one of the most significant events of our time. It therefore deserves serious reflection. ...

The Miracle of South Africa
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The miraculous events in South Africa made hope possible for me again. I was there for the transformation—the inauguration of ...

Can Dreams Come True?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis A dream came to me. It was the mid-1990s. Most unusual things began to happen... A dream came to ...

Grace under Pressure
Originally Posted: 06/12/2014 - 12:48pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The glare of the camera lights showed the anguish on Joseph Bernardin’s face as he arrived at the annual meeting of U.S. Catho ...

Not In Polite Company
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Not in polite company. That’s where you were not supposed to talk about either politics or religion. Remember? ...