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Why are evangelicals supporting immigration reform?
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 4:01pm | Type: Press

June 22, 2012 Sojo in the News Lisa Miller ...

Barack Obama's Immigration Reform for Youth: A Dream Deferred?
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 4:01pm | Type: Press

June 22, 2012 Sojo in the News Joseph Nevins ...

New Christian coalition
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

June 20, 2012 Sojo in the News Chet Hardin ...

Faith Community Strives to Open Minds on Immigration
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

June 19, 2012 Sojo in the News Brian Fraga ...

Romney's Immigration Position May Collide with Evangelicals, GOP Base
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:19pm | Type: Press

June 18, 2012 Sojo in the News Paul Stanley ...

Obama Grants Young Immigrants Reprieve
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:19pm | Type: Press

June 18, 2012 Sojo in the News Christine A. Scheller ...

Stopping DREAMers’ Deportations
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 4:03pm | Type: Press

June 18, 2012 Sojo in the News Ali Noorani ...

Obama Administration Halts Prosecution of Some Young Immigrants
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:41pm | Type: Press

June 15, 2012 Sojo in the News Tobin Grant ...

Which Way Will Hispanic Evangelicals Turn in November?
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:39pm | Type: Press

June 15, 2012 Sojo in the News Doris Nhan ...

Evangelical Leaders Call for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:27pm | Type: Press

June 15, 2012 Sojo in the News Joe Carter ...

Days after evangelicals call for softening immigration laws, U.S. announces end to some deportations
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:24pm | Type: Press

June 15, 2012 Sojo in the News Brad A. Greenberg ...

Evangelicals Split With GOP On Immigration
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:23pm | Type: Press

June 15, 2012 Sojo in the News Jessica Pieklo ...

Crowds Erupt in Praise as Obama Announces Immigration Policy Change
Originally Posted: 01/28/2013 - 2:27pm | Type: Blog

Dreams came alive today as President Obama granted relief to thousands of undocumented students. What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? ...

A New Low: Targeting American Children
Originally Posted: 06/15/2012 - 2:33pm | Type: Blog

Even as we await the Supreme Court’s ruling on states’ rights to pass their own immigration laws, Senate Republicans are arguing for two sets of federal legislation even worse than the worst state bills. Thes ...

Will Evangelicals’ Immigration Shift Mean Common Ground With Obama?
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:22pm | Type: Press

June 15, 2012 Sojo in the News David Sessions ...

Evangelicals Campaign for Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 4:26pm | Type: Press

June 14, 2012 Sojo in the News Mahwish Khan ...

VIDEO: President Obama Speaks on Immigration Policy Changes
Originally Posted: 06/15/2012 - 2:37pm | Type: Blog

President Barack Obama speaks on immigration policy changes. Earlier today, the  White House announced  a change to deportation enforcement that would grant work permits to cer ...

BREAKING: Relief, Work Permits Offered to Certain Immigrants
Originally Posted: 06/15/2012 - 11:28am | Type: Blog

Jim Wallis, president and CEO of Sojourners, has been at the forefront, pushing for changes to immigration policies that rip apart families. According to the Associated Press ...

Jim Wallis, Tony Campolo to Teach at United Methodism's Wesley Seminary
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:48pm | Type: Press

June 14, 2012 Sojo in the News Kristin Rudolph ...

Evangelical Radio Messages Urge Support of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:43pm | Type: Press

June 14, 2012 Sojo in the News Michael Burg ...

Immigration: Unity, Morality and Common Sense
Originally Posted: 06/14/2012 - 3:46pm | Type: SojoMail

June 14, 2012   QUOTE OF THE WEEK "The most important thi ...

Vargas: Journalist and Immigration Rights Activist
Originally Posted: 06/14/2012 - 1:12pm | Type: Blog

Jose Antonio Vargas writes the TIME cover story on undocumented immigrants. A year after publically admitting his status as an undocumented immigrant, journalist Jose Antonio Va ...

Immigration: Unity, Morality and Common Sense
Originally Posted: 06/14/2012 - 12:06pm | Type: Blog

Tuesday was a big day. Nearly 150 evangelical leaders signed onto an “Evangelical Statement of Immigration Reform.” Instead of ideology, we came together because of morality and common sense. And that’s what l ...

Evangelicals Are Polarizing the Immigrant Rights Movement
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:42pm | Type: Press

June 14, 2012 Sojo in the News Erwin de Leon ...

Catholic Church Supports Evangelical Statement on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:10pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Michael Gryboski ...

Evangelicals call for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:09pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Alan Bean ...

Evangelical leaders push for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:07pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Raisa Camargo ...

Even Evangelicals Agree: Congress Needs to Take Action on Immigration
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:07pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Seth Hoy ...

150 evangelicals, from left & right, call for comprehensive immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:06pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Tom Strode ...

Evangelical Officials Unite to Mobilize for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:05pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Christian M. Stempert ...

Evangelical radio ad urges Christians to support immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:04pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Liz Goodwin ...

Diverse Evangelical Coalition Calls for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:03pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News CBN News ...

Liberal, Conservative Evangelicals Unite for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:50pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News Michael Gryboski ...

Evangelical group calls for bipartisan, ‘humane’ immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:56pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Jerilyn Forsythe ...

Leading evangelicals back immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:49pm | Type: Press

June 13, 2012 Sojo in the News David Olson ...

Evangelical Leaders Unite to Flex Political Power in Support of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:51pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Don Golden ...

Evangelical Groups Call for New Stance on Illegal Immigration
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:35pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Tripp Gabriel ...

Focus on the Family joins evangelical call for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:34pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Paloma Esquivel ...

Southerners, evangelicals setting a course for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:34pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News U.S. Catholic ...

What Does the New Statement on Immigration Reform Actually Mean?
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Tobin Grant ...

Evangelicals Push Immigration Reform By Lobbying And Preaching
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:17pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Elise Foley ...

Immigrant Discrimination Through a Child's Eyes
Originally Posted: 06/12/2012 - 4:56pm | Type: Blog

The story of Harriet Tubman is still being lived out today in the lives of Latino families in my school and across the country. We made a circle for our guided reading time. I sat ...

Politico Influence 6/12/12
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:16pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News David Levinthal ...

Focus on the Family's Jim Daly on a New Stance on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:15pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Sarah Pulliam Bailey ...

Evangelical Leaders Announce Immigration Table Launch
Originally Posted: 06/13/2012 - 10:37am | Type: Blog

Church leaders today gathered in Washington, D.C., to announce the launch of the Evangelical Immigration Table – a broad coalition of organizations, churches and pastors from across the political and religious ...

LIVE STREAM: Evangelical Leaders Unite on Principles for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 06/12/2012 - 11:06am | Type: Blog

Evangelical leaders from across the political and religious spectrum meet today to call for immigration reform based on a set of five principles:  Respects  the God-given dignity of every person Protects  the unity of the immediate family ...

Focus on the Family president comes out in favor of immigration reform
Originally Posted: 01/09/2013 - 3:14pm | Type: Press

June 12, 2012 Sojo in the News Liz Goodwin ...

Compassion in the Midst of Poverty
Originally Posted: 06/11/2012 - 11:01am | Type: Blog

I curse my student's poverty and will fight for things like nutritional aid for low-income mothers-to-be and young children, quality public schools, aid to low-income college students and universal health ...

Alabama Pastor's Take on Latest Anti-Immigrant Legislation
Originally Posted: 06/04/2012 - 1:35pm | Type: Blog

In my beloved Alabama, where 3 percent of the population (largely Hispanic) is estimated to be undocumented, our state government has created the harshest and most egregious anti-immigrant laws in the country. ...

Hundreds Protest Alabama Immigration Law
Originally Posted: 05/31/2012 - 3:41pm | Type: Blog

Hundreds of Alabamians gathered at the state Capitol grounds after their legislators passed HB 658, a harsher version of now infamous anti-immigrant HB56. Hundreds of Alabamians ...