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The Daily Item (PA) 02/25/2007
The Rev. Wallis said he believes there is a new generation of evangelicals who believe it is their calling to care for the poor, the elderly and...
Star-Telegram (Fort Worth, TX) 02/24/2007
Jim Wallis, editor-in-chief of Sojourners and author of a new book, God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It...
The Baltimore Sun 02/22/2007
Yesterday, Ash Wednesday in the Christian world, I sat in an old, comforting church in Bolton Hill and heard peace-loving clergy - Catholic,...
The Christian Post 02/21/2007
Paraphrasing Franklin's call to renewal, Jim Wallis, author of God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It...
The Christian Post 02/18/2007
WEA has partnered with Walden Media, the film’s production company, to provide the Amazing Grace Resource Website, which contains guides, sermons,...
Time (NY) 02/16/2007
As I have traveled around the country, one line in my speeches always draws cheers: "The monologue of the Religious Right is over, and a new...
The Weekly Standard 02/15/2007
[T]he almost exclusive focus of this church mission is to forestall U.S. military action against Iran. The church officials plan to meet with members...
Religion News Service 02/14/2007
Amazing Grace Sunday, which is set for this weekend (Feb. 18), hopes to spark a modern abolitionist movement in America and is supported by the...
PRNewswire 02/14/2007
The U.S. delegation includes representatives from the Mennonite, Quaker, Episcopal, Catholic and United Methodist churches as well as the National...
The Politico 02/10/2007
Jim Wallis, the progressive theologian who founded Sojourners/Call to Renewal, says the senator has “a different kind of experience” than a typical...
Associated Baptist Press 02/09/2007
Groups involved include the Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America, Sojourners/Call to Renewal, the Lutheran Peace Fellowship, the Catholic Peace...
The Christian Post 02/09/2007
Members from the Roman Catholic, evangelical/Pentecostal, Protestant, Orthodox and historic racial/ethnic groups formally established the national...
Presbyterian News Service 02/08/2007
Christian Churches Together (CCT) begins with 36 member organizations from all five church “families” — Roman Catholic, evangelical/Pentecostal,...
Australian Christian Lobby 02/08/2007
Importantly for the Government, the Prime Minister does not have to be part of this. He can leave Abbott to appeal to Christians while he emphasises...
Associated Baptist Press 02/08/2007
The term came from a radio announcer in Nashville, Tenn., who referred to progressive evangelicals as “folks [who are] into those verses in the Bible...
Rolling Stone Magazine 02/07/2007
"If you want to understand where Barack gets his feeling and rhetoric from," says the Rev. Jim Wallis, a leader of the religious left,...
The New York Times 01/30/2007
“Politics is failing to solve all the big issues,” said Jim Wallis, who wrote “God’s Politics” and runs Sojourners, which pushes social justice...
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 01/25/2007
To that end, [filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi] succeeds in showing one facet of evangelical Christians, but by ignoring liberal evangelicals (like Jim...
The American Enterprise 01/24/2007
Wallis begins from a different perspective, heralding instead the charism of prophecy. Prophecy in this sense does not mean divining the future so...
USA Today 01/23/2007
Rev. Jim Wallis of Sojourners/Call to Renewal has long advocated an evangelical agenda focused on issues such as peace, anti-poverty, the environment...