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Evangelicals Descend on Capitol Hill to Push Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/18/2013 - 11:05am | Type: Press

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

Evangelicals Become Unlikely Supporters Of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/18/2013 - 10:32am | Type: Press

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

Evangelicals Try To Soften Hearts On Overhauling Immigration
Originally Posted: 04/18/2013 - 1:46pm | Type: Press

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

Life, Death, Taxes, and the Common Good
Originally Posted: 04/15/2013 - 12:46pm | Type: Blog

The common good is not only about politics. The common good is about life and how we live it. It is ultimately about how we are all connected. I haven’t written much in the past t ...

Loving My Own Life Means Sharing It With Others
Originally Posted: 04/15/2013 - 11:44am | 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 ...

WATCH: Live Stream of Immigration Reform Rally
Originally Posted: 04/10/2013 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

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

Jesus Resurrected and 'The Undocumented'
Originally Posted: 04/10/2013 - 10:17am | Type: Blog

Our search for the resurrected one, the one who has come to give us life, has everything to do with the dead. At the  Full Frame Film Festival  in Durham last week, I saw Marco ...

Jim Wallis Talks Faith's Role In Politics, Gay Marriage And Immigration
Originally Posted: 04/08/2013 - 2:54pm | Type: Press

April 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Jaweed Kaleem ...

Jim Wallis on the Common Good
Originally Posted: 04/08/2013 - 10:04am | Type: Press

April 7, 2013 Sojo in the News Joshua DuBois ...

Evangelical Leaders Unite for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/05/2013 - 4:43pm | Type: Press

April 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Relevant Magazine ...

The Crossroads of Outreach and Immigration
Originally Posted: 04/05/2013 - 4:41pm | 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 - 2:26pm | 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 - 3:11pm | Type: Press

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

Words Matter: Why the AP Will No Longer Call People 'Illegal'
Originally Posted: 04/03/2013 - 2:58pm | Type: Blog

The Associated Press announced Tuesday it is dropping the term "illegal immigrant" from its Stylebook. Citing concern for “labeling people, instead of behavior,” AP’s Senior Vice President and Execut ...

Immigration advocates target lawmakers in home districts
Originally Posted: 04/02/2013 - 12:48pm | Type: Press

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

Welcoming Christ by Welcoming the Stranger
Originally Posted: 03/30/2013 - 7:13pm | Type: Blog

As Christians prepare to celebrate Easter, let us remember that the life that ended on the cross began on the road. This Easter, let us remember that Christ the Savior began his life as an immigrant, fleeing t ...

South Carolina becomes Republican's immigration reform 'test market'
Originally Posted: 03/27/2013 - 10:15am | Type: Press

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

Evangelicals May Be Key to Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/26/2013 - 5:11pm | Type: Press

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

Preparing the Way: Blessed Are the Peacemakers
Originally Posted: 03/25/2013 - 6:47pm | Type: Blog

We have become a nation that loves to “other” people. We point out their differences as reasons they cannot be trusted, as evidence that they take too much from the rest of us or threaten our well-being. ...

Malone to host conference on immigration-related issues
Originally Posted: 03/25/2013 - 11:53am | Type: Press

March 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Charita Goshay ...

Evangelical leaders pushing immigration reform
Originally Posted: 03/25/2013 - 11:46am | Type: Press

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

More than Six in Ten Americans Support Pathway to Citizenship for Immigrants
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 2:58pm | Type: Blog

More than six in ten Americans support a pathway to citizenship for immigrants, a survey out today from the Public Religion Research Institute finds. More than six in ten Americ ...

Alabama Senator Denies the Moral Responsibility of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 12:19pm | 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 - 10:17am | Type: Press

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

Religious conservatives make moral case for immigration reform
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 10:10am | 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 - 11:25am | 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 - 11:09am | 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 - 11:02am | 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 - 10:58am | Type: Press

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

Evangelicals support path to citizenship
Originally Posted: 03/19/2013 - 10:56am | Type: Press

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

The Blessings That We Refuse
Originally Posted: 03/15/2013 - 3:31pm | 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 - 3:14pm | 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 - 3:05pm | 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 - 2:39pm | 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 ...

New & Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 03/18/2013 - 10:36am | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter Refuse to Do Nothing: Finding Your Power to Abolish Modern-Day Slavery by Shayne Moore and Kimberly McOwen Yim / Thank You, ...

Immigration fight turns focus to SC
Originally Posted: 03/14/2013 - 6:28pm | Type: Press

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

Immigration reform advocates target South Carolina
Originally Posted: 03/14/2013 - 6:23pm | Type: Press

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

Ministers launch ad buy on immigration in key South Carolina
Originally Posted: 03/14/2013 - 6:18pm | Type: Press

March 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Rosalind S. Helderman ...

Connecting the Dots
Originally Posted: 03/18/2013 - 9:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Onleilove Alston Hurricane Sandy vividly demonstrated the relationship between climate change, poverty, and immigration. ...

Evangelical Leaders Launch S.C. Ad Campaign to Call for Bipartisan Immigration Solutions
Originally Posted: 03/13/2013 - 4:53pm | Type: Press

March 13, 2013 Press Releases Today, the Evangelical Immigration Tabl ...

Evangelical leaders hopeful after immigration talk with Obama
Originally Posted: 03/13/2013 - 11:09am | Type: Press

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

Malone University to host immigration conference
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 5:49pm | Type: Press

March 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Staff Reporter ...

Obama Affirms 'Evangelical' Principles for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 1:06pm | Type: Press

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

(VIDEO) Why BBB: An Interview with Sojourners' Jim Wallis and Lisa Sharon Harper
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 12:12pm | Type: Press

February 28, 2013 Sojo in the News BBBImmigration ...

Evangelical Leaders Optimistic After Meeting Obama on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 11:34am | 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 - 11:31am | 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 - 11:27am | Type: Press

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

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

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

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

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

Methodist Bishop Minerva Carcaño On Front Lines of Immigration Battle
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 10:35am | Type: Blog

When United Methodist Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño talks about tussling with political bigwigs on the topic of immigration reform, she is poised, yet forceful. When United Methodis ...