The Common Good

BibliFact Roundup

Date: July 2, 2012

President Obama, too, has waxed less biblically of late. Despite the potential for support among evangelical progressives on immigration reform, as witnessed by the mobilizing work of Sojourners, the National Latino Evangelical Coalition, and many others, he made no references to the many biblical passages that call for hospitality to resident aliens in his address to the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials on June 22.