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The Sydney Morning Herald 04/13/2006
Jim Wallis, author of the best-selling God's Politics: Why the American Right Gets it Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It, has been in...
Arkansas News Bureau 04/13/2006
There's this liberal preacher in Washington named Jim Wallis whose organization called Sojourners has done worthy poverty work in noble service...
The Age 04/12/2006
Australia must beware the rise of the "religious right" in politics, American Christian activist Jim Wallis has told a Melbourne audience....
Bethany Beach Wave 04/12/2006
"Budgets are moral documents," writes evangelist and magazine editor Jim Wallis in his best-selling book God's Politics. What does it...
The Sydney Morning Herald 04/12/2006
I have long since given up my search for heroes among our elected politicians. I'll happily defend elective politics as the best system we'...
The Age 04/10/2006
Jim Wallis is on a mission to seize the true values and morality of his religion from the rightwingers who have hijacked it. Jim Wallis has a radical...
The Australian 04/10/2006
Religious faith will be the most influential force in Australian politics in the next decade, American Christian activist Jim Wallis says. With the...
Ekklesia (United Kingdom) 04/10/2006
American Christian peace and justice activist Jim Wallis has told a Melbourne audience that Australia must beware the rise of the religious right in...
Ekklesia (United Kingdom) 04/10/2006
Indeed Mr Brown, who numbers among his dialogue partners US Christian leader Jim Wallis – whose best seller God’s Politics (which argues that the...
The Nation (NY) 04/10/2006
In his new book, The Hijacking of Jesus, longtime journalist and author Dan Wakefield turns his sharp analytic eye on the religious right. Through...
The Philadelphia Inquirer 04/09/2006
For decades, the dominant voice of religion in the public square has been authoritarian, either traditionalist Catholic or the "God said it; I...
The Decatur Daily 04/08/2006
In his best-selling book "God's Politics," Jim Wallis argues that governmental budgets and tax policies are moral issues. The reason?...
Action Institute 04/07/2006
So from issues like immigration to global warming, the press is eager to find the fault lines of evangelical politics. And moving beyond the typical...
The Anniston Star.com 04/07/2006
In his best-selling book "God’s Politics," Jim Wallis argues that governmental budgets and tax policies are moral issues. The reason why?...
Pensacola News Journal 04/06/2006
A budget is "a moral document," in the view of national religious leader Jim Wallis. It's more than just politics -- especially this...
The Nation (NY) 04/06/2006
In the past year I put that question to religious leaders and lay people as I traveled around the country trying to understand what has brought us to...
Slate 04/05/2006
Lo and behold, there is a religious left. A week doesn't seem to pass without some group convening a conference on religion and liberalism. Last...
The Jamaica Observer 04/04/2006
Jim Wallis, in his book God's Politics: "God on our side - leads inevitably to triumphalism, self-righteousness, bad theology. The second...
Dayton Daily News 04/04/2006
Johnson and Wallis both are evangelical Christians but their faith has led them in different ways. Johnson, a conservative, is senior pastor of...
The Albert Lea Tribune 03/31/2006
“Jeshua Erickson's songwriting reflects strong faith and clear vision. Both are evident in ‘Swords into Plowshares.' It is hope-affirming...