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Las Vegas Sun 10/08/2006
Where Republicans have Pat Robertson, the Rev. Jerry Falwell and James Dobson, Democrats are lining up more liberal evangelicals such as Jim Wallis...
Atlanta Journal-Constitution 10/07/2006
The Rev. Jim Wallis made a daring prediction two years ago when President Bush was re-elected with the help of voters from the religious right....
The Australian 10/07/2006
In Rudd's new essay in The Monthly, titled Faith in Politics, he takes a familiar argument several steps further. He begins with a quote from...
Christianity Today 10/05/2006
Bernard also sees a new evangelical center arising. "Extreme political reactions can become catalysts, but long-range change is based on a...
News-Leader (Springfield, MO) 10/04/2006
How many times have pastors and church members sat under shade trees on truck beds or in folding chairs and listened to politicians tell us what we...
The Chicago Tribune 10/04/2006
The present flood of books began as a trickle two years ago when Jim Wallis, a liberal activist and evangelical Christian, published "God's...
News-Leader (Springfield, MO) 10/04/2006
How many times have pastors and church members sat under shade trees on truck beds or in folding chairs and listened to politicians tell us what we...
Ashland Times Gazette 10/04/2006
The role of faith in environmental, political and moral issues was a central point during the Rev. Jim Wallis’ keynote address at Ashland University...
The State News (Michigan State U.) 10/03/2006
MSU graduate Jim Wallis, author of "God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It," came to East...
University Wire 10/02/2006
The same goes for climate change, an issue that Republican leaders have scarcely acknowledged. Many evangelical leaders, as they've learned more...
Seattle Post-Intelligencer 10/02/2006
A regular Seattle visitor, where he draws hundreds to Town Hall, Sojourners magazine editor Jim Wallis preaches a Christian faith rooted in faith and...
The State News (Michigan State U.) 10/02/2006
The author of "God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It" got something right when he spoke...
The Los Angeles Times 10/01/2006
The voter pamphlets are supposed to be neutral, but often present issues through a distinctly partisan lens. A guide distributed by a conservative...
Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette (Indiana) 10/01/2006
Abortion and gay marriage are important issues, but they're not the only concerns of many deeply religious American voters, according to faith-...
Star Tribune (Minneapolis) 09/30/2006
Luminaries as diverse as U2's Bono, Bill Moyers, Ellen Goodman and Star Tribune columnist Nick Coleman fall all over themselves to say nice...
The Kansas City Star 09/30/2006
“People like Jim Wallis are trying to reclaim the Scripture,” says Ted G. Jelen, a political science professor at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas...
The Washington Post 09/30/2006
Citing deep concern about the direction the U.S. government has taken in the Middle East, religious leaders are urging "the media and Congress...
Daily Sentinel (Grand Junction, CO) 09/29/2006
The bumper sticker is distributed by Sojourners, a group founded by Jim Wallis, author of "God's Politics." Sojourners is now known as...
The Washington Post 09/29/2006
In Protestant churches, the Christian Coalition's guides will face competition this year from "Voting God's Politics," a brochure...
State News (Lexington, KY) 09/29/2006
"Faith is turning away from the politics of the religious right." Wallis, an MSU graduate in social science, has gained support from both...