Evangelicals for Social Action (U.S.)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Correspondence, press releases and clippings, lists, minutes, reports, proposals, conference declaration, and financial records, chiefly from workshops sponsored by the ESA, 1973-1976. The records in this collection deal mostly with the origins, agendas, and decisions of the 1973-1976 ESA workshops along with some material which indicate the response to the workshop.In 1965 an informal Consultation on Christian Unity was convened by Leslie R. Marston, Bishop Emeritus of the Free...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The Sojourners Collection contains the archival papers of the Christian social concern and community group known by that name. Sojourners traces its origin to a group of seven students at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, (see Jim Wallis) who called for a new and rigorous application of Biblical ethics to American Culture. Believing that the church was losing the current generation, they...