The Great Awakening by Jim Wallis
Reviving Faith and Politics in a Post-Religious Right America

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Now in paperback: the bestselling author of God’s Politics revives our hope in a politics that reflects our highest common values and offers a roadmap for solving our biggest social problems.

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Jim Wallis is president and CEO of Sojourners and editor in chief of Sojourners magazine. He is a bestselling author, public theologian, national preacher, social activist, and international commentator on ethics and public life. Wallis has written ten books, including the New York Times bestsellers God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It and The Great Awakening, and is a frequent speaker in the United States and abroad. He has written for major newspapers and appears frequently on CNN, MSNBC, and Fox News, on shows such as Meet the Press, Morning Joe, Hardball, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and The O'Reilly Factor, and on NPR. Wallis also teaches at Georgetown University and has taught at Harvard University. He is married to Joy Carroll, is the father of Luke and Jack, and is a Little League baseball coach.
Published March 17, 2009 by HarperCollins e-books. 354 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, History, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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First, the good news: according to Wallis, founder of Sojourners and author of the bestseller God’s Politics , the era of the religious right is over, and a new crop of under-30 progressives may well be taking American religion—and American politics—by storm.

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In the dramatic lead-up to the 2008 presidential election, author Jim Wallis believes that Americans are poised on the edge of a spiritual revival --- what he calls “The Great Awakening” --- that could bring about justice in critical areas such as poverty, the environment and the affirmation of t...

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While Washington offers only the politics of blame and fear, Jim Wallis, the man who changed the conversation about faith and politics, has traveled the country and found a nation hungry for a politics of solutions and hope.

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Reviews Philosophy About Our Affiliates Books & Audios Recently Reviewed In this passionately presented follow-up to his national bestseller God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and The Left Doesn't Get It, Jim Wallis charts a sea change i...

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