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Reading Eagle 11/18/2006
“Both sides were searching for the moral center,” said Jeff Carr, chief operating officer of Call to Renewal. “They're tired of corruption.”“The...
Christianity Today 11/17/2006
Other evangelical leaders echoed Taylor's praise for Anderson. Sojourners founder Jim Wallis said Anderson "has the moral authority to take...
Catholic News Service 11/17/2006
The Rev. Jim Wallis, founder of Sojourners and author of "God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It,...
National Catholic Reporter 11/17/2006
The Casey race, and others like it around the country, “resolves that argument,” said Green. “I expect to see a lot more discussion of this and a lot...
NPR 11/16/2006
Mr. JIM WALLIS (Founder, Sojourners): We want a return to Jesus' words, to correct the politics that have become so skewed by a partisan...
Winona Daily News 11/16/2006
The first obligation of government is to help its people live good lives. So in this time of increasing demand for free or under market-priced food,...
Townhall.com 11/16/2006
But defeat offers conservative Christians a good opportunity to take stock. They should ask themselves whether their short list of "moral issues...
Religion News Service 11/15/2006
But Democrats have a responsibility to follow through on the issues important to people of faith, said the Rev. Jim Wallis, founder of Sojourners/...
USA Today 11/15/2006
In North Carolina, Democrat Heath Shuler ran as a born-again Christian who opposes abortion. Pro-gun Brad Ellsworth, who opposes abortion and favors...
NBC 11/14/2006
VIEIRA: What do they believe? A majority are born again with conservative values, and believe that salvation comes through personal relationships...
Newsweek 11/13/2006
Kuo's yearning resonates with millions of American evangelicals eager to shed the Darth Vader image they've inherited from the religious...
USA Today 11/12/2006
A group called Red Letter Christians — a reference to the use of red letters in some Bibles to mark the words of Jesus — urged Bible-believers in the...
The People's Voice 11/12/2006
“The problem is not that George W. Bush is discussing policy with people who press right-wing solutions to achieve peace in the Middle East, or with...
CNSNews.com 11/10/2006
"[Americans] want a broader agenda," said Jeff Carr of Sojourners/Call to Renewal, an evangelical group concerned about social justice...
The Christian Post 11/10/2006
Evangelical and Catholic leaders have discussed how Evangelicals and Catholics this week voted based on their faith and values rather than on a...
Ekklesia (United Kingdom) 11/10/2006
American progressive Christian leader Jim Wallis claims that the mid-term congressional election results in the United States are a defeat for the...
NBC6 11/09/2006
In this election, both the Religious Right and the secular Left were defeated, and the voice of the moral center was heard," Jim Wallis said in...
Christianity Today 11/09/2006
"The Religious Right's dominance over politics and evangelicals has come to an end," said Jim Wallis, leader of the Sojourners/Call to...
Denver Post 11/09/2006
From the more liberal side of the religious spectrum, Sojourners magazine chief operating officer Jeff Carr said the "the losers in this...
Religion News Service 11/08/2006
."We succeeded in making this issue the `values' issue of the 2006 election," said the Rev. Paul Sherry, national director of the Let...