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Christopher Hitchens, Diana Butler Bass and the Third Great Awakening
Originally Posted: 02/29/2012 - 2:10pm | Type: Blog

We are not a church or a denomination after all; we are the Greater Body of Christ, or so we claim. And while institutions incline themselves toward permanence, the Body is ever-changing. While the buildings c ...

The Roots of Justice Revival
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 1:59pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Rice During the Second Great Awakening, the fruits of conversion included social reform. When Charles Finn ...

A Misnomer Becomes a Movement
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 2:17pm | Type: Blog

Tuesday night, I spoke at the historic Park Street Church in Boston, where the second Great Awakening evangelist Charles Finney preached in 1831, calling people to faith in Jesus Christ and then to ...

My Prayer for Traveling Mercies
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 2:18pm | Type: Blog

<P>This post is drawn from a message I sent to our staff at Sojourners, thanking them for their hard work and support as I begin the exhausting pace of <em>The Great Awakening </em>book tour. ...

Why I Wrote The Great Awakening
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Evangelicals are leaving the Religious Right in droves. My book God’s Politics called ...

Here We Go Again
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 2:18pm | Type: Blog

<P>I'm on a plane to Portland, Oregon, to begin the West Coast swing of <I>The Great Awakening</I> book tour that will also take us to Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego& ...

Video: Jim Wallis on "A Daily Show with Jon Stewart"
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:51am | Type: Blog

Jim talks about the new movements in faith and politics described in his latest book, <a href="http://www.sojo.net/thegreatawakening"><em>The Great Awakening</em></a>.</p&g ...