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The Evangelical Grassroots Mobilization for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/17/2013 - 12:03pm | 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 - 11:49am | 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 - 11:58am | 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 - 11:34am | 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 - 11:26am | Type: Press

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

New & Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 11:30am | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter Landing on a Hundred by Cody ChesnuTT / After Kony: Staging Hope by First Run Feature / Kind of Kin by Rilla Askew / The Las ...

A New Year
Originally Posted: 01/03/2013 - 4:01pm | Type: Blog

Don’t forget the time you just had with your children and those family and friends you have spent these last days with. And let’s remember that these closest relationships are so very important. Let this be a ...

New rule makes residency easier for immigrants with U.S. kin
Originally Posted: 01/03/2013 - 5:11pm | Type: Blog

An estimated one million undoumented immigrants with American citizens as immediate relatives will now be separated from their families for shortened amounts of time while they apply to become legal residents.  The Los Angeles Times  reports: ...

10 (More) Reasons to Support Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/13/2012 - 10:14am | 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 - 4:59pm | 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 - 4:50pm | Type: Press

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

5 Republicans Who Matter on Immigration
Originally Posted: 12/11/2012 - 2:12pm | Type: Blog

Post fiscal-cliff, both President Obama and the Congress are expected to take on comprehensive immigraiton reform. Politico discusses the influential Republicans who will insert themselves into the debate. ...

RGIII and Some Tibs
Originally Posted: 12/07/2012 - 12:41pm | Type: Blog

Many believe immigration reform will come up again this year. The recent elections have reminded both parties — especially Republicans — about the power of the Latino vote, and Latinos want immigration reform. ...

Immigration reform advocates hopeful Obama will lead
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:12pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Raisa Camargo ...

George W. Bush urges immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:58pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2012 Sojo in the News UPI.com ...

Port St. Lucie resident to speak at immigration event in Washington, D.C.
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:18pm | Type: Press

December 1, 2012 Sojo in the News Isadora Rangel ...

Jeb Bush Jr. and conservatives lead push for immigration overhaul
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:10pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News William E. Gibson ...

Evangelicals may boost immigration shift
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:17pm | Type: Press

December 2, 2012 Sojo in the News Joe Garofoli ...

Shurtleff to take federal lobbying job
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:10pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Matt Canham ...

GOP should rally around immigration reform, Utah A.G. says
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:08pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Matt Canham ...

Hispanic mega-donors eye immigration
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:16pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2012 Sojo in the News Anna Palmer ...

Opinion: From Distinct Political Voices, a Clarion Call for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:07pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Ali Noorani ...

Utah leaders take immigration ideas to national summit
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 5:29pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Andrew Adams ...

Drafter of Utah Compact calls document 'gold standard' for fixing nation's immigration problems
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 5:28pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Marjorie Cortez ...

Immigration Coalition Calls Out 'Small' Anti-Amnesty Faction of GOP
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:59pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2012 Sojo in the News Stephanie Samuel ...

Group Pushes Rare Moment to Solve Immigration Issue
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:56pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2012 Sojo in the News Paul Strand ...

Pro-Immigration Conservatives Seek Moral High Ground
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:54pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2012 Sojo in the News Jordan Fabian ...

Pro-immigration conservative activists plan their strategy
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:15pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2012 Sojo in the News Peter Wallsten ...

Praising Immigrants, Bush Leads Conservative Appeal for G.O.P. to Soften Tone
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 5:27pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Julia Preston ...

GOP Immigration Push Grows
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 5:26pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Miriam Jordan ...

Congress Urged to Pass Immigration Changes
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 5:25pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News Miriam Jordan ...

Coalition launches post-election campaign for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 5:10pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2012 Sojo in the News WBNS-10TV ...

Conservatives, Progressives Call for Action on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/05/2012 - 10:01am | Type: Blog

Today, both progressive and conservative leaders from the business, law enforcement, and faith communities came together in Washington, D.C., during the two-day National Strategy Session to launch a new consen ...

The Waiting
Originally Posted: 12/13/2012 - 11:26am | Type: Blog

Advent, a season during which Christians honor and attempt to approximate the longing for a Messiah more than 2,000 years ago, is often described as a chance to exercise our patience muscles. ...

Bibles, Badges, and Business: Forging Consensus on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/04/2012 - 11:05am | Type: Blog

It’s quite an accomplishment to get Bibles, Badges and Business together all in one room and agreeing on something this big. This reminds us all that Christmas and the holiday season really is a time for mirac ...

United We Dream Launches Platform for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/03/2012 - 5:40pm | Type: Blog

More than 600 representatives from the United We Dream network, the largest young adult immigrant movement in the country, have signed on to a new platform calling for an “inclusive pathway to citizenship” tha ...

The Seeds of Epiphany
Originally Posted: 01/07/2014 - 12:02pm | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Sharon Harper May God cause us to cry out to those mountains of injustice, "Oh freedom!" In th ...

U.S.-Born Kids Of Deported Parents Struggle As Family Life Is 'Destroyed'
Originally Posted: 11/26/2012 - 4:51pm | Type: Blog

Thousands of children to parents living in the U.S. without citizenship are abruptly forced to carry on without one or both of their parents, as a record number of people are being deported from the U.S. Accor ...

Been There, Bordered That. So Why Are We Still So Afraid?
Originally Posted: 11/26/2012 - 4:40pm | Type: Blog

We disregard the good news at our doorstep, the opportunity to live with Jesus among us, and keep on building walls at our threshold. Perhaps that's why the angels of the Bible repeat this admonishment -- ...

Evangelical leaders urge Obama, Congress to reform immigration
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:44pm | Type: Press

November 26, 2012 Sojo in the News Florida Baptist Witness ...

Super PAC Hopes to Help Republicans Collaborate on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/26/2012 - 11:10am | Type: Blog

Republicans for Immigration Reform is hoping to help those who make commitments for comprehensive reform hold on to their positions. The day after the election, many top Republic ...

Obama’s Immigration Opportunity
Originally Posted: 11/21/2012 - 9:32am | Type: Blog

With conservative opinion on immigration shifting, a unique opportunity exists to fix our nation’s broken immigration system. As President Barack Obama prepares for a second term, ...

Evangelical leaders urge Obama, Congress to reform immigration
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 3:52pm | Type: Press

November 15, 2012 Sojo in the News Tom Strode ...

Urge Obama, Boehner to Find Common Ground on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/15/2012 - 10:32am | Type: Blog

Tell our political leaders to move quickly and seek common ground on immigration reform. The election is finally over, and both parties understand the key role Latino vote ...

Evangelical Leaders Urge Immigration Shakeup
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 4:35pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Miriam Jordan ...

Evangelicals Give Obama 92 Days To Tackle Immigration
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 4:34pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Ted Hesson ...

Post-Election: A New Day for Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/12/2012 - 1:06pm | Type: Blog

Exit polling from Tuesday’s presidential election is offering new hope to activists advocating for comprehensive immigration reform. Exit polling from Tuesday’s presidential elect ...

Deportations are Not the Way to Show Respect for Veterans
Originally Posted: 11/12/2012 - 11:52am | Type: Blog

Today, any veteran who has never naturalized could be deported if he or she has a conviction for almost anything at any time in their life. This is in stark contrast with the past, when such deportations were ...

Our Interview with Jim Wallis on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 4:52pm | Type: Press

November 9, 2012 Sojo in the News Christian Piatt ...

God after 2012: How did election change religion and politics landscape?
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 4:51pm | Type: Press

November 9, 2012 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Tenety ...