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Christianity Today 04/18/2007
Churches, in fact, can breed far more jingoism than the place you might most expect it: Christian political organizations lobbying Washington....
Front Page Magazine 04/18/2007
Not all Religious Left officials exploited the Virginia Tech horrors. The chief officials of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), the...
Townhall.com 04/17/2007
Jim Wallis has devoted his whole career to trying to force the round peg of leftist ideology into the square hole of biblical orthodoxy. When he...
The Baptist Standard 04/16/2007
Obama already has reached out to evangelical audiences. Last year, he drew rave reviews as the keynote speaker at the Pentecost 2006 anti-poverty...
AlterNet 04/16/2007
A provocative essay in Time magazine raised more than a few eyebrows in mid-February with a headline that made a startling claim: "The Religious...
The Des Moines Register 04/08/2007
Congressional Democrats are racking up some IOUs. When they brought their five-year budget plans to the House and Senate, anti-hunger groups and...
Blue Oregon 04/05/2007
But the Religious Right has gone wrong by equating one political party over another with the Kingdom of God. God is not a Republican... or a Democrat...
Wilkes Barre Times Leader 04/04/2007
The major sponsoring group was Sojourners/Call to Renewal, headed by well-known author, speaker and activist Jim Wallis, who spoke to us before our...
The Christian Century 04/03/2007
President Bush, absent from the White House on the weekend of the protest, on March 19 reiterated his commitment to the war. "It can be tempting...
Reuters 04/02/2007
Highlighting the diversity, Republican Sen. Sam Brownback of Kansas, a Christian conservative, and prominent liberal preacher Jim Wallis have both...
Church and State 04/01/2007
"We have now entered the post-Religious Right era," wrote Wallis, author of the popular book God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It...
In These Times 04/01/2007
But it's not simply traditional environmental groups who have joined the cause. Churches have responded in impressive numbers as well. A founder...
Journal Chretien 04/01/2007
Today there is perhaps no man more influential within the evangelical left than Wallis. In his writings and speeches, Wallis comes across as earnest...
Saginaw News 03/24/2007
However, Cizik and other social justice advocates have a point, too. The Rev. Jim Wallis, editor-in-chief of Sojourners magazine and a founder of the...
Tampa Tribune 03/24/2007
"We have now entered the post-Religious Right era," proclaimed Jim Wallis, a liberal Christian political activist, in a national news...
The Breeze 03/21/2007
Such an audacious and limited response on the part of Dobson has only served to further fracture evangelical Christian solidarity that was, at one...
The Christian Century 03/20/2007
"Our governments have not spoken for 30 years," said Jeff Carr, CEO of Sojourners/Call to Renewal. "We think that beginning dialogue...
Presbyterian News Service 03/20/2007
Nicola Crawford, a student at Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-related Whitworth College in Spokane, WA, says that when she got an email earlier this...
Presbyterian News Service 03/20/2007
Calling the war in Iraq "an offense against God" and warning that America is in danger of losing its soul, speakers at an ecumenical "...
Savannah Morning News 03/19/2007
But a new generation of "progressive evangelicals'' does. That's right, "progressive evangelicals.'' It's...