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Inside Story
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Associate editor Rose Marie Berger joined a January delegation to Venezuela organized by Marie Dennis of the Maryknoll Office ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Our interns keep us going at Sojourners. This is not just idle praise; it is gospel truth. Our i ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Care of the environment has long been an issue of great importance to our readers. Care of the e ...

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Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Best-selling writer Philip Yancey has described himself as at times a reluctant Christian, plagued by doubts and 'in reco ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Perhaps you have noticed that this issue of Sojourners has fewer pages than usual (if you hadn't noticed, take our word f ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:34pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The presence of CIA employees - even former ones - in our offices is not a frequent occurrence, as far as we know. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors In this issue Jim Wallis examines apparent recent shifts in President George W. Bush's theological framework and how thos ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors In early March Sojourners hosted a daylong roundtable on faith, art, and activism. In early March ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors By the time you read this, the snow in Washington, D.C., will have melted, we think. By the time y ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Catholic peace activist Philip Berrigan died in December, only a few months after he was diagnosed with cancer. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors We began work on this issue in autumn, an especially strange and fearful autumn around our Washington, D.C. home. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Saddam Hussein with nuclear weapons would be a real threat. Saddam Hussein with nuclear weapons wo ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors 'Nonviolent resistance isn't about making a point, it's about taking power." Even many people who believe ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors We are an ecumenical publication (with nearly as many denominational and nondenominational affiliations floating around as we ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:50pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors It might seem that "globalization" didn't exist before the widely publicized protests in Seattle during the Nov ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 07/02/2014 - 10:11am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors At times we've discussed running articles on "pastoring in boom and bust" At times ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The times are strange and uncertain. So we are responding the same way we would at any other time: By searching our souls, wit ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Like the rest of America, we were dazed and shattered by the events of Tuesday morning, Sept. 11. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors This issue of Sojourners marks our 30th anniversary (yes, Sojourners is older than some of our staff-it's even older than ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Sojourners board meetings are important to those of us on staff for a number of reasons. Sojourner ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Winter brought far-flung trips for Sojourners staffers. Rose Marie Berger traveled to Colombia with Witness for Peace to learn ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The best art bears truth-personal, communal, or both. The best art bears truth-personal, communal, ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors We've "renovated" [our print version] and you're invited to check out every nook and cranny. We are excite ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Full disclosure must be made: Cheryl and Ralph Broetje once sent us a box of apples after a visit to our office. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The Internet has made hate groups highly visible, completely anonymous, and available to a potentially limitless audience. ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Millions of people died in the slave trade. African AIDS deaths will soon exceed those horrendous numbers. The future of the c ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 3:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors A rag-tag movement of churches, development organizations, and trade unions... A rag-tag movement ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors In the new millennium, faith will be known by action. We need to break through the individualistic and privatized approach to ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors What's good for General Motors---and other megacorporations---isn't necessarily good for the rest of us. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Assistant editor Rose Marie Berger traveled to Bosnia and Kosovo in July as part of a pilgrimage led by Don McClanen, founder ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 12:02pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Some things come through planning. We planned to excerpt Ron Sider's forthcoming book Just Generosity, and for Jim Walli ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Technology, of course, is a mixed blessing. But especially for those working in difficult and far-flung situations, e-mail can ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Our lead CultureWatch piece is a profile of writer Anne Lamott, who some would consider, at least on sight, to be an unlikely ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Hurricane Mitch already spurred us to publish one commentary ("A Mature Compassion," by Marvin Rees, January-Februar ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Nuclear abolition on the cover of Sojourners? Isn't that awfully retro, a flashback to the same-old same-old? A high-rank ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The terrorist bombings of the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania and the subsequent U.S. The terro ...

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Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors A basic principle of organizing is that a group of people with a common purpose can accomplish more than a single individual. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:33pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors This issue has the final "Signs & Wonders" column from contributing editor Joyce Hollyday. ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:33pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors WE SEEK OUT most of our articles-solicit them from authors or write them ourselves. Once in a while an article is sent in that ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Some say chaos brings creativity. Some say chaos brings creativity. But after recent renovations and ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Several people from Sojourners attended the October 1997 Promise Keepers' "Stand in the Gap" gathering here in ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 06/26/2014 - 10:03am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors During the early '70s, some of the people involved with the founding of Sojourners Community and magazine went on a road ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 11:27am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Once we had gone beyond Left and Right, liberal and conservative, East and West, nothing remained but to go beyond the false ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Miriam Therese Winter is a Catholic sister teaching in a Protestant seminary. Miriam Therese Winter ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Sometimes (well, occasionally) the words and image that we put on our cover come together quickly, seemingly with little effor ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Following President Clinton's signing of the federal "welfare reform" legislation last August, three top admini ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 10:13am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Our cover story is a tribute to Jean Sindab, a tireless worker for peace and justice and a joy-filled and fun-loving woman wh ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors When a beloved person dies abruptly, first the bad news flies, short and rending. When a beloved per ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 06/25/2014 - 9:45am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors When a beloved person dies abruptly, first the bad news flies, short and rending. When a beloved ...

Inside Story
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors In what is surely a first for Sojourners, this issue prominently features the words and thoughts of not just one, but two U.S. ...