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Jim Wallis        

Theologian, Writer, Political Activist

Jim Wallis is an American theologian, writer, teacher and political activist. He is best known as the founder and editor of Sojourners magazine and as the founder of the Washington, D.C.-based Christian community of the same name.

Wallis is well known for his advocacy on issues of peace and social justice. Although Wallis actively eschews political labels, he describes himself as an evangelical and is often associated with the evangelical left and the wider Christian left. He worked as a spiritual advisor to President Barack Obama. He is also a leader in the Red-Letter Christian movement.

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Jim Wallis | Huffington Post

Jim Wallis is a bestselling author, public theologian, speaker, and international commentator on ethics and public life. He served on the White House Advisory ...

Jim Wallis, the Founder of Sojourners, Urges His Coreligionists, "Act ...

As a young man, Jim Wallis, the founder of Sojourners, participated in the Civil Rights Movement. He is, much more recently, the author of America's Original Sin : ...

Author Rev. Jim Wallis talks race, white privilege at Ebenezer

The Rev. Jim Wallis, president and founder of Sojourners and author of “ America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege and the Bridge to a New America, ” will ...

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