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The Great Awakening

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The Great Awakening

Seven Ways to Change the World

By Jim Wallis

HarperOne, Paperback, 9780061444883, 336pp.

Publication Date: January 6, 2009

Description
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.


Praise For The Great Awakening

The book is as passionate, engaging, and emotionally moving as readers have come to expect from Wallis.
-Publishers Weekly

Laden with anecdotes, Wallis’ book claims a groundswell of progressive believers could accomplish social transformation that mere politics cannot deliver.
-USA Today

Offers insight into religious activism and the possibilities for a more progressive approach to religious engagement in the public square
-In These Times

This call to arms is approachable and inspiring . . . Wallis’s analysis of the role of faith, especially Christian faith, in embracing progressive ‘common good’ politics is highly astute and, overall, very compelling.
-Library Journal

“This is a must-read for anyone concerned about the staggering problems that America faces today. Before you vote, read THE GREAT AWAKENING.”
-FaithfulReader.com

...a timely, powerful, persuasive book which richly deserves a wide hearing....
-Christian Ethics Today