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Our Budget Must Hold Fast to the American Dream

Langston Hughes wrote a short but powerful
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Sojourners Supporters and Partners Challenge Congress on Budget Cuts

Thanks to Sojourners supporters and our partners, there is a full page ad in Politico today asking Congress, "What Would Jesus
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Budgets Are Still Moral Documents

The "What Would Jesus Cut?" campaign, launched by Jim Wallis and the good people of Sojourners, assumes that
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What Would Jesus Cut? Who Would Jesus Bomb?

Growing up in the Bible belt in east Tennessee, I can remember an entire campaign built around "What Would Jesus Do?" There were WWJD bracelets, stickers, and T-shirts everywhere.
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A Letter to Young Egyptian Protesters, From a Veteran U.S. Activist

I hope that somehow, through the vast network we call social media, this gets to you in Tahrir Square, even on this momentous F
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Mary and Martha: Women in Ministry in the 21st Century

I've always found this story of Mary and Martha perplexing. Mainly because of Jesus' response to Martha.
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Changing Bad Behavior at Davos

The contradictions here in Davos are enormous.
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Conviction and Civility

We are both evangelical Christians who believe that our treatment of the poor, weak, and most vulnerable is how a society is best biblically measured.
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Defending the 'Cult' of Environmentalism

Environmentalism is "deadly." It is "one of the greatest deceptions of our day," "striving to put America and the world under its destructive control" and "seducing your children." It is a dangerou
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Sargent Shriver: Another Giant Has Fallen

Sargent Shriver was one of the most attractive, dynamic, and accomplished men of his time. When President John F. Kennedy chose Mr.
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