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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...
American Baptist Press 11/08/2006
Jeff Carr, chief operating officer of the evangelical social justice group Sojourners/Call to Renewal, said the results don’t necessarily mean...
Ekklesia (United Kingdom) 11/06/2006
A great deal also probably has to do with campaigns run by some evangelicals which have sought to persuade their fellow Christians to look beyond...
The Washington Post 11/06/2006
In Ohio, faithful Christians on the left are working to turn the tables on the Christian right. Using the language of equality and social justice,...
The News Journal (PA) 11/06/2006
Obviously, that doesn't mean all people of faith have the same values or attach the same priorities to them... "Overcoming poverty is a...
The Montgomery Advertiser 11/05/2006
Beginning with this election cycle, however, there exists among Christians on the left a more concerted effort to reclaim the moral high ground....
The San Francisco Chronicle 11/05/2006
New advocacy groups have emerged as well. Red Letter Christians -- named after editions of the New Testament that print the words of Jesus in red ink...