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O.C. pastor: Immigration debate boils down to loving thy neighbor
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 1:37pm | Type: Press

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

Growing list of American Evangelicals calling for Congress to pass immigration reform
Originally Posted: 06/03/2013 - 10:55am | Type: Press

June 2, 2013 Sojo in the News Staff ...

Evangelical Christians launch campaign to #Pray4Reform of immigration system
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 5:02pm | 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 - 4:56pm | Type: Press

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

Immigration reform ads target evangelicals
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 4:53pm | Type: Press

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

Nuns on the Bus Back in D.C.
Originally Posted: 05/31/2013 - 4:50pm | 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 ...

Pandora Refuses to Run* Hate Ads After Immigration Reform Supporters Protest
Originally Posted: 06/10/2013 - 11:28am | Type: Blog

Pandora has taken the ads down after reviewing FAIR’s record. Thousands of Sojourners readers signed a petition asking them not to accept hateful ads in the future, and donated to help Sojourners run ads with ...

Another day, another immigration-hardline group pays to bash Marco Rubio in FL
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 3:24pm | Type: Press

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

Undocumented in Moore: Why Evangelicals Want Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 3:17pm | Type: Press

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

Evangelical groups launch $250,000 immigration campaign
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 3:14pm | Type: Press

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

Evangelicals Make $250,000 Immigration Reform Ad Buy
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 3:06pm | Type: Press

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

Evangelicals to push immigration reform on Florida radio
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 3:04pm | 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 - 3:00pm | Type: Press

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

Immigration Bill Slow to Stir Foes' Passion
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:55pm | Type: Press

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

SBC leader appears in immigration ads
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:51pm | Type: Press

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

Immigrants Add Billions to Medicare
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 2:05pm | 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 - 5:43pm | 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 - 4:35pm | 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 - 4:17pm | Type: Press

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

Nothing Happens in Washington -- Except For This
Originally Posted: 05/28/2013 - 10:02am | Type: Press

May 24, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Nothing Happens in Washington — Except For This
Originally Posted: 05/23/2013 - 10:53am | 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 ...

June 2013 Sojourners Magazine (Downloadable PDF)
Originally Posted: 05/23/2013 - 11:52am | Type: Product

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June 2013 Sojourners Magazine
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Evangelicals Take to Twitter to #Pray4Reform on Immigration
Originally Posted: 05/22/2013 - 3:51pm | Type: Blog

Evangelical leaders, including Sojourners' Jim Wallis (@JimWallis), will be tweeting and conversing with others in support of immigration reform from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. eastern time. ...

Faith Groups Praise Movement of Immigration Bill Out of Senate Judiciary Committee
Originally Posted: 05/21/2013 - 8:31pm | Type: Press

May 21, 2013 Press Releases As Evangelical Christians we are very gra ...

Crisis and Empathy at the Border
Originally Posted: 05/20/2013 - 4:50pm | Type: Blog

Patrol agents for allegedly throwing rocks over the 14-foot fence. He was only 16 years old — a young ... fence. He was only 16 years old — a young life caught in the crossfire of  increased cross-border ...

National Clergy Leaders Urge Protection of Family Unity as Senate Immigration Markup Proceeds
Originally Posted: 05/16/2013 - 2:01pm | Type: Press

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

House Immigration Group at Impasse
Originally Posted: 05/15/2013 - 1:32pm | 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 - 3:41pm | Type: Press

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

Gang of 8 Defends Guest Worker Plan
Originally Posted: 05/14/2013 - 11:38am | 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 ...

Bordering on the Truth
Originally Posted: 05/15/2013 - 10:05am | Type: Magazine Article

at the border wall fired into the streets of Nogales, Mexico, killing 16-year-old Jose Elena Rodriguez, ...

On Scripture: When 'Homeland Security' Keeps Us From Encountering God
Originally Posted: 05/10/2013 - 9:22am | 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 - 11:42am | 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 - 10:56am | 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 - 10:19am | Type: Press

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

WATCH: Live Webcast of Immigration Hearing
Originally Posted: 05/09/2013 - 10:07am | Type: Blog

The Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing at 9:30 a.m. to discuss the Gang of 8 immigration bill (S. 744). Aides say the hearing will focus on amendments to the bill that address border security. ...

Gay rights plan seen as threat to immigration bill
Originally Posted: 05/09/2013 - 10:44am | Type: Press

May 8, 2013 Sojo in the News Erica Werner ...

Republicans Demand Stronger Border Security in Immigration Bill
Originally Posted: 05/08/2013 - 3:25pm | 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 - 4:32pm | 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 - 3:33pm | 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 - 11:53am | 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." ...

‘Nuns on the Bus’ Will Hit the Road for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/01/2013 - 4:31pm | Type: Blog

The “Nuns on the Bus” are revving up their engines for another national campaign, only this time the Catholic sisters are taking their mobile platform for social justice along the country’s Southern border to ...

Dozens of May Day Rallies for Immigration Reform Planned Across Country
Originally Posted: 05/01/2013 - 3:41pm | 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 ...

Sojourners’ Jim Wallis Ponders Immigration, Guns at Washington National Cathedral
Originally Posted: 05/01/2013 - 9:39am | Type: Press

April 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Jeff Walton ...

Sierra Club Endorses Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/30/2013 - 4:45pm | 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 ...

Supreme Court Won't Take Up Alabama Immigration Law
Originally Posted: 04/30/2013 - 10:59am | Type: Blog

Today the Supreme Court refused to consider an appeal of an Alabama immigration law that allowed law enforcement to arrest people who hid or helped transport illegal immigrants. T ...

Evangelicals Rally for Pathway to Citizenship and Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 04/24/2013 - 2:31pm | 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 - 2:12pm | 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 - 2:07pm | Type: Press

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

May 2013 Sojourners Magazine
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