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Evangelical leaders pushing immigration reform
Originally Posted: 03/25/2013 - 10:46am | Type: Press

March 23, 2013 Sojo in the News David Olson ...

Alabama Senator Denies the Moral Responsibility of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 11:19am | Type: Blog

Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions recently made the claim that there is no “moral or legal responsibility to reward somebody who entered the country [without documentation].” The momentu ...

Evangelicals push immigration reform on the Hill
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 9:17am | Type: Press

March 20, 2013 Sojo in the News Kate Nocera ...

Religious conservatives make moral case for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 9:10am | Type: Press

March 20, 2013 Sojo in the News Rosalind S. Helderman ...

Sen. Paul to Immigrants: US Will Find a Place for You
Originally Posted: 03/19/2013 - 10:25am | Type: Press

March 19, 2013 Sojo in the News CBN News ...

Evangelical Immigration Table Calls for Path to Citizenship in Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/19/2013 - 10:09am | Type: Press

March 19, 2013 Sojo in the News Napp Nazworth ...

Evangelical Groups Call for Path to Citizenship in Immigration Overhaul
Originally Posted: 03/19/2013 - 10:02am | Type: Press

March 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Julia Preston ...

Pro-immigration reform group claims ‘sea change’ in favor of legalization among evangelical voters
Originally Posted: 03/19/2013 - 9:58am | Type: Press

March 19, 2013 Sojo in the News Caroline May ...

Evangelicals support path to citizenship
Originally Posted: 03/19/2013 - 9:56am | Type: Press

March 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Erica Werner ...

The Blessings That We Refuse
Originally Posted: 03/15/2013 - 2:31pm | Type: Blog

Immigrants are a blessing, not a curse. They are assets, not deficits. I have learned this the hard way after seven years working with the New York City New Sanctuary Movement. ...

Immigration Reform — Working With Our Neighbors
Originally Posted: 03/15/2013 - 2:14pm | Type: Blog

Since our entire approach to the community is based on building strong, personal connections and relationships across and beyond the typical barriers of income, gender, race, and religion, we’ve become very aw ...

Discipleship and Strangers: A Cup of Cold Water
Originally Posted: 03/15/2013 - 2:05pm | Type: Blog

A cup of cold water is the minimal requirement for what the Scripture calls hospitality or in the original language, xenophilia — love of the stranger. Jesus says that whoever gives a cup of cold water to thes ...

My DACA Story
Originally Posted: 03/15/2013 - 1:39pm | Type: Blog

I remember clearly the day I heard the announcement on deferred action for childhood arrivals (DACA) as I felt an overwhelming surge of emotions in that one moment. A path to opportunity, however fragile and s ...

Immigration fight turns focus to SC
Originally Posted: 03/14/2013 - 5:28pm | Type: Press

March 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Cameron Joseph ...

Immigration reform advocates target South Carolina
Originally Posted: 03/14/2013 - 5:23pm | Type: Press

March 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Erica Werner ...

Evangelical leaders hopeful after immigration talk with Obama
Originally Posted: 03/13/2013 - 10:09am | Type: Press

March 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Baptist Press ...

Obama Affirms 'Evangelical' Principles for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 12:06pm | Type: Press

March 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Melissa Steffan ...

Evangelical Leaders Optimistic After Meeting Obama on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 10:34am | Type: Press

March 9, 2013 Sojo in the News Anugrah Kumar ...

Immigration Reform News 2013: Obama Meets With Religious Leaders, Calls for Reform Bill Within 60 Days
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 10:31am | Type: Press

March 8, 2013 Sojo in the News I-Hsien Sherwood ...

Faith Leaders to Obama: "Time Is Now" for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 10:27am | Type: Press

March 8, 2013 Sojo in the News Jordan Fabian ...

Obama talks immigration with religious leaders
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 10:19am | Type: Press

March 8, 2013 Sojo in the News Susan Crabtree ...

Obama meets with faith leaders on immigration
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 10:17am | Type: Press

March 8, 2013 Sojo in the News Julie Pace ...

Evangelicals Use Bible to Sway Republicans on Immigration
Originally Posted: 03/07/2013 - 10:51am | Type: Press

March 6, 2013 Sojo in the News Julie Hirschfeld Davis ...

Immigrants Just Won't Go Away
Originally Posted: 03/06/2013 - 9:03am | Type: Blog

When the history of this turbulent age is written, I wonder what they will say about our leaders and us. Will they say that we tried to turn back the clock, to bar the door, to make suspect anyone who was not ...

Young Progressives speaker: Why Christians should support immigration reform
Originally Posted: 02/27/2013 - 3:05pm | Type: Press

February 27, 2013 Sojo in the News The Clause ...

Immigration Reform 2013: THE UPDATE for Monday Feb. 25
Originally Posted: 02/26/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Press

February 25, 2013 Sojo in the News Linda Hartke ...

Editorial: It’s time to embrace the ‘stranger’
Originally Posted: 02/25/2013 - 4:38pm | Type: Press

February 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Marv Knox ...

Seeing Citizenship Path Near, Activists Push Obama to Slow Deportations
Originally Posted: 02/26/2013 - 1:36pm | Type: Press

February 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Michael Shear ...

On Scripture: We'll Walk Hand in Hand?
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 2:36pm | Type: Blog

Some 12 million women, men, and children across these United States await with bated breath to see what political deals will be made to construct either a pathway to citizenship or pave a road to deportation h ...

Colorado evangelicals cite Bible as they embrace immigration reform
Originally Posted: 02/25/2013 - 4:44pm | Type: Press

February 15, 2013 Sojo in the News Nancy Lofholm ...

Prooftexting for Amnesty
Originally Posted: 02/15/2013 - 3:09pm | Type: Press

February 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Mark Krikorian ...

Momentum Building on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 02/06/2013 - 2:16pm | Type: Blog

In case you’ve missed the news surrounding immigration reform, here’s a brief update. In case you’ve missed the news surrounding immigration reform, here’s a brief update. Las ...

A Roadmap to Citizenship Is 'Within Reach'
Originally Posted: 01/30/2013 - 3:29pm | Type: Blog

The president's proposals are not far off from those presented by the Senators. Hope is the message of the day. A roadmap to citizenship for 11 million aspiring Americans is within reach. ...

For Christians, a biblical mandate for comprehensive immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/30/2013 - 10:27am | Type: Press

January 29, 2013 Sojo in the News Robert Gittelson ...

On Scripture: Immigration Reform and the Challenges of Generosity
Originally Posted: 01/30/2013 - 9:57am | Type: Blog

An authentically Christian call to action concerning how this nation treats and welcomes immigrants must go beyond issuing moral platitudes and encouraging compassionate treatment of the needy. It must also ac ...

Broad Coalition Prods for Action on Immigration
Originally Posted: 01/29/2013 - 2:06pm | Type: Press

January 28, 2013 Sojo in the News Kate Ackley ...

REV. JIM WALLIS AFFIRMS CITIZENSHIP PRINCIPLES FROM GANG OF EIGHT
Originally Posted: 01/28/2013 - 4:06pm | Type: Press

January 28, 2013 Press Releases God's Politics ...

Shifts Within the Evangelical Community
Originally Posted: 01/24/2013 - 3:52pm | Type: Press

January 21, 2013 Sojo in the News Midwest Immigration ...

Evangelicals take a seat at the table of immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/28/2013 - 2:11pm | Type: Press

January 17, 2013 Sojo in the News Lance Dickie ...

Some evangelicals push for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/28/2013 - 4:55pm | Type: Press

January 19, 2013 Sojo in the News Rebecca Hoeffner ...

The Immigration Saga Continues
Originally Posted: 01/22/2013 - 10:25am | Type: Press

January 20, 2013 Sojo in the News The New York Times ...

The New Move on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/17/2013 - 2:36pm | Type: Press

January 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Ben Lowe ...

The Evangelical Grassroots Mobilization for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/17/2013 - 11:03am | Type: Press

January 16, 2013 Sojo in the News Don Golden ...

'I Was A Stranger' Campaign: Evangelical Leaders Seek Immigration Overhaul
Originally Posted: 01/17/2013 - 10:49am | Type: Press

January 17, 2013 Sojo in the News Rachel Zoll ...

Evangelical Leaders Launch 'I Was a Stranger' Immigration Campaign
Originally Posted: 01/22/2013 - 10:58am | Type: Blog

On Monday a group of prominent faith leaders belonging to the Evangelical Immigration Table gathered on a press call to launch largest evangelical mobilization effort for immigration reform known to date. ...

Immigration reform: Religious voices add to growing momentum
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 10:34am | Type: Press

January 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Religion Link ...

Evangelical Christians prepare for ‘largest ever grassroots push on immigration’
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 10:26am | Type: Press

January 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Dan Merica ...

10 (More) Reasons to Support Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/13/2012 - 9:14am | Type: Blog

There are many reasons to support comprehensive immigration reform. As Christians, we point to the biblical call to welcome the stranger and love our neighbors as top reasons for our support. We refer to the G ...

Most Americans Support Path to Earned Citizenship
Originally Posted: 12/11/2012 - 3:59pm | Type: Blog

With discussions looming about the Obama Administration’s supposed efforts to aggressively push for comprehensive immigration reform early next year, its important now more than ever to know where the public s ...

"Bibles, Badges and Business" Converge for Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 3:50pm | Type: Press

December 9, 2012 Sojo in the News Angelo A. Paparelli ...