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Results for comprehensive immigration reform

O.C. pastor: Immigration debate boils down to loving thy neighbor
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 12:37pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Cindy Chang ...

Evangelical Christians launch campaign to #Pray4Reform of immigration system
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Nicole Narea ...

Evangelical leaders spend $250,000 to back immigration reform
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 3:56pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Kathleen McGrory ...

Immigration reform ads target evangelicals
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 3:53pm | Type: Press

May 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Staff ...

Nuns on the Bus Back in D.C.
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 3:50pm | Type: Blog

The Nuns on the Bus stopped by Washington, D.C., this week, and Sojourners staffers were on hand to return high fives and listen to speeches from the sisters and leaders in the labor movement. This was just on ...

Another day, another immigration-hardline group pays to bash Marco Rubio in FL
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:24pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Marc Caputo ...

Undocumented in Moore: Why Evangelicals Want Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:17pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Dias ...

Evangelical groups launch $250,000 immigration campaign
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:14pm | Type: Press

May 29, 2013 Sojo in the News Alan Gomez ...

Evangelicals Make $250,000 Immigration Reform Ad Buy
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:06pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Elise Foley ...

Evangelicals to push immigration reform on Florida radio
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:04pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Alex Leary ...

“We transact in hope” – Protestant leaders step up immigration reform ad campaign
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:00pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Sandra Lilley ...

Immigration Bill Slow to Stir Foes' Passion
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 1:55pm | Type: Press

May 28, 2013 Sojo in the News Miriam Jordan ...

SBC leader appears in immigration ads
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 1:51pm | Type: Press

May 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Bob Allen ...

Immigrants Add Billions to Medicare
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 1:05pm | Type: Blog

Researchers at Harvard Medical School found immigrants contributed $115 billion to the Medicare Trust Fund over a seven year period. Researchers at Harvard Medical School found im ...

‘Nuns on the Bus’ Kick Off Immigration Tour
Originally Posted: 05/29/2013 - 4:43pm | Type: Blog

With the Statue of Liberty as a backdrop, the “Nuns on the Bus” on Wednesday kicked off a national tour for immigration reform aimed at giving a faith-based push to legislation that’s now hanging in the balanc ...

Evangelicals and the redemptive symmetry of immigration reform
Originally Posted: 05/28/2013 - 3:35pm | Type: Press

May 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Randall Balmer ...

Most Undocumented Immigrants Are Christians From Latin America and Caribbean
Originally Posted: 05/28/2013 - 3:17pm | Type: Press

May 20, 2013 Sojo in the News Leonardo Blair ...

Nothing Happens in Washington — Except For This
Originally Posted: 05/23/2013 - 9:53am | Type: Blog

What I have heard after visiting 18 cities in six weeks is that people around the country believe that nothing can happen in Washington, D.C. They are basically right. So I am very grateful today to report the ...

National Clergy Leaders Urge Protection of Family Unity as Senate Immigration Markup Proceeds
Originally Posted: 05/16/2013 - 1:01pm | Type: Press

May 15, 2013 Sojo in the News Mel Fabrikant ...

House Immigration Group at Impasse
Originally Posted: 05/15/2013 - 12:32pm | Type: Blog

The House’s bipartisan immigration group has reached a impasse over many facets of the immigration legislation including the employment verification program. The House’s bipartis ...

Christians Wrestle with Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/14/2013 - 2:41pm | Type: Press

May 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Mark D. Tooley ...

Gang of 8 Defends Guest Worker Plan
Originally Posted: 05/14/2013 - 10:38am | Type: Blog

The Gang of Eight will work this week to stop amendments to the guest work portion of the immigration bill. The Gang of Eight is banding together across party lines to fend off a ...

On Scripture: When 'Homeland Security' Keeps Us From Encountering God
Originally Posted: 05/10/2013 - 8:22am | Type: Blog

When I’m very different from someone else and yet we manage to live into an authentic unity supported by trust, we may gain a glimpse into God’s own wideness, perhaps discovering God to be more than we predict ...

1 in 10 Los Angeles Residents Are Undocumented
Originally Posted: 05/09/2013 - 10:42am | Type: Blog

The study estimated that 7 percent of California residents were undocumented. In Los Angeles County the number jumped to 10 percent. A study by the University of Southern Califo ...

Conservatives Back Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/09/2013 - 9:56am | Type: Blog

Conservatives have united around immigration reform. Conservatives have united around immigration reform. Over two dozen signed a statement supporting legislation to overhaul US ...

Evangelicals on Immigration Reform: 'How We Treat the Stranger Is How We Treat Christ'
Originally Posted: 05/09/2013 - 9:19am | Type: Press

May 9, 2013 Sojo in the News Stoyan Zaimov ...

Republicans Demand Stronger Border Security in Immigration Bill
Originally Posted: 05/08/2013 - 2:25pm | Type: Blog

Republicans are pushing for stronger border security measures in the immigration bill. Republicans are pushing for stronger border security measures in the immigration bill. Stro ...

Conservatives Split on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/07/2013 - 3:32pm | Type: Blog

A bitter public fight began on among conservatives on Monday over the cost of immigration reform. The Heritage Foundation released a study on Monday that estimate the bipartisan i ...

Four Additional Hurdles for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/06/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Blog

Now that the Senate's Gang of Eight has published its immigration proposal, TIME has put together four hurdles to the bill becoming law. Now that the Senate's Gang of E ...

Polls Find Americans are Disengaged from Immigration Debate
Originally Posted: 05/02/2013 - 10:53am | Type: Blog

Fewer than half of Americans are very or fairly closely following the immigration debate. 38 percent have no opinion on the Senate mesaure recently intoduced by the "Gang of Eight." ...

Dozens of May Day Rallies for Immigration Reform Planned Across Country
Originally Posted: 05/01/2013 - 2:41pm | Type: Blog

May Day rallies are planned across the country urging Congress to ease the nation's immigration laws. May Day rallies are planned across the country urging Congress to ease t ...

Sierra Club Endorses Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/30/2013 - 3:45pm | Type: Blog

Why would an environmental organization get involved with immigration reform? What could they possibly have at stake? If Congress passes immigration reform, much of the credit wil ...

Evangelicals Rally for Pathway to Citizenship and Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/24/2013 - 1:31pm | Type: Press

April 23, 2013 Sojo in the News Sarah McHaney ...

Clergy, Social Justice Leaders Cautiously Applaud Gang of 8 Immigration Proposal
Originally Posted: 04/24/2013 - 1:12pm | Type: Press

April 23, 2013 Sojo in the News Mel Fabrikant ...

Is Rejecting a Path to Citizenship for Illegal Immigrants Un-Christian?
Originally Posted: 04/24/2013 - 1:07pm | Type: Press

April 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Billy Hallowell ...

Catholic Bishops: Don’t Let Boston Attacks Derail Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/22/2013 - 4:49pm | Type: Blog

Leading U.S. Catholic bishops on Monday denounced efforts to use the Boston Marathon bombings to derail the push for immigration reform, saying it is wrong to brand all immigrants as dangerous and that a revam ...

Evangelicals see promise in immigration proposal
Originally Posted: 04/30/2013 - 12:33pm | Type: Press

April 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Caleb Bell ...

(VIDEO) Evangelicals Take Immigration Reform to Hill: Say Amnesty v. Deportation a 'False Choice'
Originally Posted: 04/19/2013 - 11:48am | Type: Blog

Hours after Senate Gang of Eight’s immigration bill dropped early Wednesday, evangelical leaders from across the country gathered at the Capitol to raise their voices for comprehensive immigration reform. ...

Evangelicals Descend on Capitol Hill to Push Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/18/2013 - 10:05am | Type: Press

April 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Napp Nazworth ...

Evangelicals Become Unlikely Supporters Of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/18/2013 - 9:32am | Type: Press

April 17, 2013 Sojo in the News David Welna ...

Evangelicals Try To Soften Hearts On Overhauling Immigration
Originally Posted: 04/18/2013 - 12:46pm | Type: Press

April 15, 2013 Sojo in the News John Burnett ...

Loving My Own Life Means Sharing It With Others
Originally Posted: 04/15/2013 - 10:44am | Type: Blog

After a bit of reflection, I came to see that loving my own life really does imply that I want to share it with others. Many of the great Christian thinkers throughout our history ...

Immigration reform gets personal for evangelicals
Originally Posted: 04/12/2013 - 11:18am | Type: Press

April 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Adelle M. Banks ...

WATCH: Live Stream of Immigration Reform Rally
Originally Posted: 04/10/2013 - 2:39pm | Type: Blog

Live Stream of Immigration Reform Rally Free desktop streaming application by Ustream Do Not Display ...

The Crossroads of Outreach and Immigration
Originally Posted: 04/05/2013 - 3:41pm | Type: Press

April 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Ryan Hamm ...

The Passion of Christ and the Plight of Our Undocumented Neighbors
Originally Posted: 04/04/2013 - 1:26pm | Type: Blog

While it is impossible to ignore that there are 92 references in Scripture where the word, 'ger' is used, speaking about the stranger in our land and our treatment of these individuals, it is not one ...

Guns and immigration: Tale of two movements
Originally Posted: 04/03/2013 - 2:11pm | Type: Press

April 2, 2013 Sojo in the News Jonathan Capehart ...

Immigration advocates target lawmakers in home districts
Originally Posted: 04/02/2013 - 11:48am | Type: Press

April 1, 2013 Sojo in the News David Nakarmura ...

South Carolina becomes Republican's immigration reform 'test market'
Originally Posted: 03/27/2013 - 9:15am | Type: Press

March 27, 2013 Sojo in the News Noelle Phillips ...

Evangelicals May Be Key to Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/26/2013 - 4:11pm | Type: Press

March 26, 2013 Sojo in the News Caitlin Huey-Burns ...