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Fixing the Moral Deficit
A Balanced Way to Balance the Budget

By Ronald J. Sider

About the Author

Ronald J. Sider is a respected leader and passionate advocate of holistic biblical faith. As the founder of Evangelicals for Social Action, a movement committed to connecting, educating and equipping Christian leaders to work for social transformation, Sider's leadership shapes and influences North American Christian thinking on issues of biblical justice, holistic mission and basic Christianity.

A prolific author, Sider has published more than thirty books and has written over one hundred articles in both religious and secular magazines. His groundbreaking book, Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger, was hailed by Christianity Today as one of the one hundred most influential books in religion in the twentieth century and has sold more than four hundred thousand copies.

Sider is a professor of theology, holistic ministry and public policy at Palmer Theological Seminary in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, publisher of the award-winning magazine PRISM, and a contributing editor to Sojourners and Christianity Today. He received both his M.Div. and his Ph.D. in history from Yale. He is the father of three and lives in Philadelphia's Germantown section with his wife, Arbutus.