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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...
The Philadelphia Inquirer 01/21/2007
In this view, Christian and Muslim religious fanatics are once again fighting each other, as they have done in the past. As Jim Wallis puts it in his...
The Post and Courier (Charleston, SC) 01/21/2007
Jim Wallis, founder of Sojourners and a prolific evangelical author, said it might seem strange that an Evangelical can be progressive, but skeptics...
Star Tribune (Minneapolis) 01/20/2007
It's a sound bet that students at Christian colleges are as likely to be carrying "Letters to a Young Evangelical," the latest book by...
The Philadelphia Daily News 01/17/2007
Jim Wallis, the progressive evangelical leader, says that a government budget is a "moral document." In fact, all of government reflects...
The Baltimore Sun 01/15/2007
There were a few evangelicals who publicly disagreed with Mr. Falwell and his ilk, including the Rev. Jim Wallis, editor of Sojourners magazine. But...
The San Francisco Chronicle 01/15/2007
Jim Wallis, an evangelical speaker and author popular with the political left, believes King's faith grew beyond the liberal theology of his...
Associated Baptist Press 01/11/2007
"By sending 20,000 more U.S. troops in support of a Shiite-dominated government, into a conflict that has become a sectarian civil war, [Bush]...
Claremont Review of Books 01/09/2007
Wallis begins from a different perspective, heralding instead the charism of prophecy. Prophecy in this sense does not mean divining the future so...
Men's Vogue 01/01/2007
Early last summer, Barack Obama, the 45-year-old junior senator from Illinois, took the pulpit at the National City Christian Church in downtown...
The Christian Century 12/26/2006
"It's never been easy to make ends meet while putting out a progressive Christian publication. But in an ironic twist, a re-energized...
The Washington Times 12/14/2006
On Saturday, Dec. 2, incoming Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid asked Jim Wallis, the liberal religious activist, to give the Democrats'...
Christianity Today 12/13/2006
In Washington, evangelical leaders have kept Darfur as a high priority. In a costly media campaign, a new group called Evangelicals for Darfur...
The Weekly Standard 12/13/2006
On Saturday, December 2, incoming-Senate majority leader Harry Reid asked Jim Wallis, the liberal religious activist, to give the Democrats'...
The Bahama Journal 12/12/2006
This sad conclusion has evoked passionate responses from a number of people, among them Jim Wallis, noted author of ‘God’s Politics’. Wallis is...
Canton Repository 12/11/2006
The Democratic Party appears to have wised up to how it can augment its rank and file by giving due deference to the faithful. Playing host to the...