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20 October 2005

We Are The Ones We've Been Waiting For

I almost didn't find out about this. Jim Wallis, founder and editor of Sojournors magazine, and author of God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It, will be speaking at Loyola University in Chicago next week. This is a very good thing and you should go hear him if you live in Chicagoland. I was fortunate enough to get to hear Wallis speak earlier this year (thanks Natalie!). The things he has to say are very thought-provoking and life-altering. If you care about poverty and social justice, and if you've grown weary of the Religious Right, this one's for you. Here's the skinny:

One Nation Under Whose God?
Tuesday October 25, 2005 7:00 PM

A lecture featuring guest speaker Jim Wallis, an Evangelical Christian leader for social change and founder of Sojourners of Christians for justice and peace of more than 30 years ago and continues to serve as the editor of Sojourners magazine, covering faith, politics and culture. He is also the author of the best seller *God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It.* Mr. Wallis will discuss how separation of Church and state does not require banishing moral and religious values from the public forum.

LOCATION: Mundelein Center (map)
CONTACT: Monica McGettrick (Phone: 773-508-8017)
This event has been marked as open to the public.
SPONSOR: EVOKE & Mission and Ministry
If you're not in Chicago, here's a list of more Sojournors speaking events. Also see here for video of Wallis speaking at Baylor University.

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