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  • proper n. The body of religious and political movements and organizations with strong Christian faith, that share left-wing or liberal views derived directly from the Christian faith.


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  • But Christians come in many political shades, not just one; so where is the voice of the Christian Left, or even the Christian Center, shouting "foul" at this hijacking of their religion by one particular political philosophy?

    David Coates: The Hijacking of the Almighty

  • Whether it's the Christian Left or Secular Left, neither category fits.

    Sheldon C. Good: Are Mennonites Taking Over The World?

  • And it might actually help to cleave the evangelical community into a Christian Right and Christian Left as Obama has tried to do.

    Picking Rick Warren Brilliant Because It Riles Up The Left?

  • When I was writing my book, Jesus Rode a Donkey: Why the Republicans Don't Have the Corner on Christ, there was one area where I was sure that the Christian Right and the Christian Mainstream and the Christian Left could agree - we are asked to care for the poor and the needy and the oppressed, the widows and the orphans.

    Linda Seger: How Compassionate Should A Nation Be?

  • In your work, Jack, I'm sure you've come across the Christian Left, yes?

    1 nation, indivisible, except by 0

  • How The Christian Left Can Get It Right yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'How The Christian Left Can Get It Right'; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'Article: If the spiritual and Christian Left is to win the 21st century conflict between Christianities, it must talk more, much more, about spirituality and about Jesus.

    How The Christian Left Can Get It Right

  • And yes, I've also advocated for Republicans, conservatives, and fundamentalist Christians -- even though I'm a liberal Democrat and proud member of the Christian Left -- because their politics weren't the point.

    Archive 2007-05-01

  • Not all religious people are conservative; I identify as a proud member of the Christian Left.

    Another Good (Mostly) Review

  • As for the Christian Left thing, although most of my close friends are atheists, I do have several Christian friends of several denominations, and all of them are unquestionably leftists, including a Lutheran minister who's also an excellent writer whose fiction deals with issues of faith in a very affecting way and a lawyer who does great work in the realm of animal rights.

    Another Good (Mostly) Review

  • If the Christian Left is to win this 21st century conflict, we cannot let anyone steal the Jesus we know.

    How The Christian Left Can Get It Right


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