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VOA News 10/31/2006
The Reverend Jim Wallis is editor of Sojourners magazine and one of the founders of a group that seeks to promote liberal Christian values. "...
Jewish Telegraphic Agency 10/31/2006
Rabbi David Saperstein, who heads the Reform movement’s Religious Action Center, joined with Rev. Jim Wallis, an evangelical pastor who has...
The Argus (Fremon, CA) 10/30/2006
One example of the shift is the fight concerning immigration reform, which featured religious figures such as Los Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony....
The Lompoc Record 10/29/2006
What is the opposite of cynicism? Jim Wallis, of Sojourners, may have gotten it right when he wrote that the opposite of cynicism is hope. This hope...
The Capital Times (Madison) 10/28/2006
When Jim Wallis' bus rolled into Madison two years ago in the run-up to the 2004 election, he was trying to get voters and candidates focused on...
10/28/2006
Jim Wallis was standing in front of about 200 people at a Harry Schwartz bookstore in Milwaukee this week snapping his fingers. He had just...
Star Tribune (Minneapolis) 10/27/2006
What spectacle -- unadvertised, at that -- could have brought out this throng? A sports championship? Rock concert? No, something that in this venue...
The Evangelical Covenant Church 10/27/2006
“(Hope is) a choice you make because of a thing called faith,” Wallis said. “Faith is for the big stuff. Faith is for the big things, the things that...
VOA News 10/26/2006
The liberal evangelical magazine Sojourners has distributed tens of thousands of voter guides called "Voting God's Politics." The...
VOA News 10/26/2006
The liberal evangelical magazine Sojourners has distributed tens of thousands of voter guides called "Voting God's Politics." The...
Christian Broadcasting Network 10/26/2006
More liberal evangelicals are hoping that values voters will indeed broaden their agenda this fall. Amy Sullivan of Red Letter Christians said,...
The Christian Science Monitor 10/25/2006
Red Letter Christians - named for the teachings of Jesus printed in red letters in some Bible editions - advocate "an evangelicalism marked by...
Reuters 10/24/2006
What makes it still harder is that the religious right has hijacked the agenda for Christian voters promoting opposition to abortion and gay marriage...
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 10/23/2006
Wallis is editor-in-chief of Sojourners magazine, which cites more than 250,000 readers in print and electronic form. Journal Sentinel reporter Tom...
USA Today 10/22/2006
But politics is not forgotten. Last month Beliefnet added the "God's Politics" blog by progressive Rev. Jim Wallis, editor of...
Journal Star (Illinois) 10/21/2006
Catholics and Protestants are joining together in a campaign to get “Red Letter Christians” to participate in this fall’s elections. The “Voting Our...
The Kansas City Star 10/21/2006
Many assume, Wallis said, that Obama was raised in a black church and just “gets” the cadences and vocabulary of religious rhetoric. In fact, Obama...
Capitol Hill Blue 10/21/2006
The evangelical community may love God but that love seems to be lost when it comes to getting along with each other on issues that face the nation....
The Evangelical Covenant Church 10/20/2006
Glenn Palmberg, president of the Evangelical Covenant Church, has joined with leaders from across the evangelical spectrum to call for an immediate...
The Pentagraph 10/20/2006
In her recent book, ``Godless: The Church of Liberalism,'' Ann Coulter argues that there is no foundation in the Judeo-Christian tradition...