Search - List of Books by Jim Wallis

"But when we place God on our side of things, that we are now ridding the world of evil - that's very dangerous, that one nation has this role to rid the world of evil. What about the evil we have committed, that we are complicit in?" -- Jim Wallis
The Reverend Jim Wallis (b. June 4, 1948) is an American evangelical Christian writer and political activist. He is best known as the founder and editor of Sojourners magazine, and of the Washington, D.C.-based Christian community of the same name.

Although Wallis actively eschews political labels, his advocacy tends to focus on issues of peace and social justice; as a result, he is described as a progressive evangelical, and his primary support is from the religious left. Wallis is also known for his opposition to the religious right's fiscal and foreign policies.

Speaking to a conference of clergy from the Anglican Diocese of Liverpool (The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire, UK, 23 June 2009) Wallis said, "The press don't get it - they say, 'Have you replaced the religious right with the religious left?'" Rather, he says that his Christian commitment does not allow him to align with any political wing - on some issues, his views would be counted as coming from the left, on others, from the right. "Don't go left, don't go right: go deeper."

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Total Books: 54
America's Original Sin Racism White Privilege and the Bridge to a New America
Common Good The How the Gospel Brings Hope to a World Divided
2014 - Common Good the How the Gospel Brings Hope to a World Divided [Un] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781587433627
ISBN-10: 1587433621
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On God's Side What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn't Learned about Serving the Common Good
Rediscovering Values
2011 - Rediscovering Values (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781439183199
ISBN-10: 1439183198
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Justice for the Poor Participant's Guide with DVD Love God Serve People Change the World
Justice for the Poor Participant's Guide Love God  Serve People  Change the World
Rediscovering Values On Wall Street Main Street and Your Street
2010 - Rediscovering Values on Wall Street Main Street and Your Street (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781439183120
ISBN-10: 1439183120
Genres: Business & Money, Nonfiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Rediscovering Values On Wall Street Main Street And Your Street
The Great Awakening Seven Ways to Change the World
The Great Awakening Reviving Faith  Politics in a Post-Religious Right America
2008 - The Great Awakening Reviving Faith Politics in a Post-religious Right America (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780060558291
ISBN-10: 0060558296
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 4

The Great Awakening  Seven Commitments to Revive America
2008 - The Great Awakening Seven Commitments to Revive America [Larger Print] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780061364075
ISBN-10: 006136407X
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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God's Politics Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It
2006 - God's Politics Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780060834470
ISBN-10: 0060834471
Genre: Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Living God's Politics A Guide to Putting Your Faith into Action
2006 - Living God's Politics a Guide to Putting Your Faith Into Action (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780061118418
ISBN-10: 0061118419
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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The Call to Conversion
2006 - The Call to Conversion (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781854247575
ISBN-10: 1854247573
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
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The Call to Conversion  Why Faith Is Always Personal but Never Private
Faith Works How to Live Your Beliefs and Ignite Positive Social Change
2005 - Faith Works How to Live Your Beliefs and Ignite Positive Social Change (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781400064793
ISBN-10: 1400064791
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.
 2

God's Politics  Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It
2005 - God's Politics Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It [Audio CD, Abridged] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060838324
ISBN-10: 0060838329
Genre: Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
 6

God's Politics  Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It
Broken We Kneel  Reflections on Faith and Citizenship
2004 - Broken We Kneel Reflections on Faith and Citizenship (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780787972844
ISBN-10: 0787972843
Genres: Nonfiction, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Faith Works Lessons on Spirituality and Social Action
2002 - Faith Works Lessons on Spirituality and Social Action (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780281055258
ISBN-10: 0281055254
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Faith Works How Faith Based Organizations Are Changing Lives Neighborhoods and America
1983 - Revive Us Again a Sojourner's Story [Journeys in faith] (Hardcover)