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Evangelicals Backing Away from Political Affiliation

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Evangelicals Backing Away from Political Affiliation

Evangelicals Backing Away from Political Affiliation

Evangelicals Backing Away from Political Affiliation

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In a tense election season, candidates from both parties are courting the evangelical vote. But, within the evangelical community, there are differences of approach regarding issues of same-sex marriage, the environment and abortion.

Two evangelical leaders discuss faith and politics. In the conversation are the Rev. Harry Jackson, Jr., senior pastor at Hope Christian Church and co-author of Personal Faith, Public Policy, and the Rev. Jim Wallis, President of Sojourners ministries and author of The Great Awakening.

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Personal Faith, Public Policy

by Harry R., Jr. Jackson and Tony Perkins

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The Great Awakening

Reviving Faith & Politics in a Post-Religious Right America

by Jim Wallis

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