From the editor of Christianity Today:

"'Bastion of the Christian Right'? Okay, I'll admit I share a lot of values with James Dobson, Jerry Falwell, and Ralph Reed. I also share key faith commitments with them. But Christianity Today has carefully maintained an independent journalistic voice and avoided entanglement with the political coalitions of the Christian Right. Amazingly, we count the so-called Evangelical Left as equally a part of our constituency. We have published sympathetic profiles of Jim Wallis and Tony Campolo and periodically given a platform to Ron Sider. Our editorial page has critiqued the Christian Right for pursuing too narrow an agenda of social issues. We have celebrated evangelical engagement with human rights. I could go on, but won't."

While I'm at it, here's another leading evangelical opposing torture: Albert Mohler of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

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