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Ekklesia (United Kingdom) 08/24/2006
Since 1997, the US Department of Justice has prosecuted five slavery rings, freeing more than 1,000 workers. As a major buyer of Florida tomatoes,...
Red State 08/21/2006
The gist of the article is that while most Americans claim to be Christians, they don't appear to be following Christ's commands,...
08/21/2006
Jim Wallis, Tony Campolo, and others (everybody Campolo names in his group are left-of-center on the political continuum) have decided to galvanize...
The Columbus Dispatch 08/13/2006
Thirty years behind, less organized but equally motivated, liberal churches are coming together to counter their conservative brethren in the...
Star Tribune (Minneapolis) 08/11/2006
I know that Boyd is a devoted evangelical Christian, but he also clearly cherishes the Constitution. He would like nothing better, I believe, than if...
The Christian Post 08/11/2006
The biblical story of David and Goliath was used by the Rev. Adam Taylor, director of campaigns and organizing of Washington, D.C.-based Sojourners...
Vive Le Canada 08/09/2006
Billy Graham was a good friend and supporter of republican presidents, and Henry was a republican Calvinist. Was it, possible, though, to interpret...
The Washington Post 08/06/2006
Locally, Greater Washington Interfaith Power and Light works with congregations to help their facilities convert to renewable energy. Sojourners, a D...
The Decatur Daily (Alabama) 08/05/2006
Rabbi Michael Lerner, editor of Tikkun magazine, argues in his book "The Left Hand of God" that the religion and politics coming from the...
The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.) 08/01/2006
For most faiths, the core of the tradition is loving one's neighbors, that everyone is created with some sort of dignity given by God the...
The Washington Times 07/31/2006
ECI, sponsored by 86 evangelical leaders, released a statement in February titled "Climate Change: An Evangelical Call to Action." ECI...
The American Spectator 07/31/2006
Keenly aware that evangelicals are now a key voting bloc, conservative and liberal religionists are trying to capture their attention on Global...
OpEdNews.com 07/31/2006
A cynical attitude about the religious right is no longer a luxury that politically conscious and morally sensitive people such as progressives can...
Christianity Today 07/28/2006
Michael Gerson, recently resigned Bush speechwriter and adviser, on how evangelicals should comport themselves in the public square.
OpEdNews.com 07/27/2006
I know that many liberal Christians are involved in the grassroots movement to save our country from the dark forces allied in this Bushite regime....
Action Institute 07/26/2006
Where Democrats differ from the religious vote they are courting is their view of the extent to which government can sign itself up as a key agent in...
South Florida Sun-Sentinel 07/24/2006
Tom Tift believes it's time for spiritual discourse to take a left turn. Tift, a staffer at First United Methodist Church of Boca Raton, wants...
Episcopal News Service 07/21/2006
In his remarks, [Dr. Richard] Land pointed out that Christians are "to act redemptively and to reach out to those who are hurting, whether they...
The Christian Post 07/20/2006
Earlier this year American evangelicals, long credited with having a powerful and vigorous voice in national politics, weighed in on the issue. The...
Washington Jewish Week 07/19/2006
On the liberal side of the religious spectrum, evangelical author-activist Rev. Jim Wallis suggested that some of the harsher measures being proposed...