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On Earth As In Heaven
Originally Posted: 03/18/2013 - 9:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Patrick O'Neill Farm labor organizer Baldemar Velasquez on making it real in the here and now. A RECENT ...

Come With Me Into the Fields
Originally Posted: 06/04/2013 - 1:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Patrick O'Neill In today's environment, there's little difference between farm labor organizing and immigration reform. ...

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 ...

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 ...

Your View: United Interfaith Action campaigns for citizenship
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 11:38am | Type: Press

March 7, 2013 Sojo in the News Rev. Marc Fallon ...

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 ...

A Prayer at the White House
Originally Posted: 03/08/2013 - 5:47pm | Type: Blog

A meeting today of faith leaders with the president on immigration reform opened and closed with prayer. This was my prayer at the end. A meeting today of faith leaders with the p ...

Obama pushes expedited timetable on immigration reform in meeting with faith leaders
Originally Posted: 03/08/2013 - 5:41pm | Type: Press

March 8, 2013 Sojo in the News Dan Merica ...

The Forgotten
Originally Posted: 03/07/2013 - 6:03pm | Type: Blog

Immigration is not my problem — deportation, not my concern. My family will never be personally harmed by the injustices of a broken system. But I care about immigration reform because injustice is here. I car ...

Evangelicals Use Bible to Sway Republicans on Immigration
Originally Posted: 03/07/2013 - 11:51am | Type: Press

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

Laying Under a Border Patrol Truck — An Act of Love and Resistance
Originally Posted: 03/07/2013 - 5:02pm | Type: Blog

Ni una más. Oh God, not one more; not one more family torn apart by deportation right before our eyes. No more tears shed by young children who miss the care of their parent. No more spouses worried about payi ...

Letter to a Kingdom Citizen
Originally Posted: 03/06/2013 - 1:15pm | Type: Blog

work that God began in them will be brought to completion one day, just as it will in us (Phil.1:6 ...

Immigrants Just Won't Go Away
Originally Posted: 03/06/2013 - 10:03am | 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 ...

Luke 15:11-32, Migration, and our Prodigal Public
Originally Posted: 03/05/2013 - 2:20pm | Type: Blog

for a vulnerable and lonely stranger, for as we read in Luke 15:16, when the youngest son was at risk and in need, ...

Jim Wallis and Lisa Sharon Harper Discuss Working with Others on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 03/01/2013 - 5:35pm | Type: Blog

Over the past two years, an alliance of faith, law enforcement and business leadership has come together to forge a new consensus on immigrants and America. Over the past two y ...

Young Progressives speaker: Why Christians should support immigration reform
Originally Posted: 02/27/2013 - 4:05pm | Type: Press

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

Congress Must Address Real Roots of Immigration
Originally Posted: 02/27/2013 - 11:28am | Type: Blog

This passage from the Gospel of Matthew inviting us to welcome strangers into our midst could not be more salient than it is now, as our lawmakers embark on the long-awaited debate over immigration reform. ...

Immigration Reform 2013: THE UPDATE for Monday Feb. 25
Originally Posted: 02/26/2013 - 3:33pm | Type: Press

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

21 Immigration Reform Power Players
Originally Posted: 02/25/2013 - 5:50pm | Type: Press

February 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Ted Hesson ...

Editorial: It’s time to embrace the ‘stranger’
Originally Posted: 02/25/2013 - 5:38pm | 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 - 2:36pm | Type: Press

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

Increase in Border Enforcement Detrimental to Women and Children
Originally Posted: 02/25/2013 - 5:20pm | Type: Blog

Migration Policy Institute (MPI) released its “Immigration Enforcement in the United States” report last month that reveals an increase in spending for the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) due to the ...

John McCain Gets Tough on Immigration
Originally Posted: 02/20/2013 - 2:38pm | Type: Blog

One angry constituent asked repeatedly where the “dang fence” that McCain had promised was. The senator turned to a chart illustrating how much fence had been constructed (hint: it’s a lot), and the man shot b ...

On Scripture: We'll Walk Hand in Hand?
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 3:36pm | 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 - 5:44pm | Type: Press

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

Shackles, Operation Streamline, and Spokes in the Wheel
Originally Posted: 02/18/2013 - 2:30pm | Type: Blog

now represent more than 50 percent of all those sentenced to federal prison despite making up only 16 ...

Prooftexting for Amnesty
Originally Posted: 02/15/2013 - 4:09pm | Type: Press

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

My Promise to Congressman Rohrabacher
Originally Posted: 02/14/2013 - 3:17pm | Type: Blog

I work hard, I study hard, I pay taxes, and I have applied for the deferred action program that President Barack Obama instituted last year for young undocumented Americans like me. ...

Stop Low-Priority Deportations
Originally Posted: 02/13/2013 - 10:54am | Type: Magazine Article

Elaina Ramsey The Obama administration is not living up to its promises. Sign a petition to put an end to low-priority deportations. ...

Immigration politics shift from fear to possibility
Originally Posted: 02/12/2013 - 12:44pm | Type: Press

February 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Brian Roewe ...

To Comfort the Afflicted
Originally Posted: 02/13/2013 - 10:58am | Type: Magazine Article

are immigrants and foreigners (1:1, 17) suffering various trials (1:6)—but you are chosen by God (1:2), born ... for discipline, obedience, and holiness (1:13-16). God "judges all people according to their deeds" ...

PCUSA promotes pro-immigration push
Originally Posted: 02/11/2013 - 12:39pm | Type: Press

January 19, 2013 Sojo in the News Alan F.H. Wisdom ...

Immigration Reform 2013: THE UPDATE for Monday Feb. 11
Originally Posted: 02/11/2013 - 12:33pm | Type: Press

February 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Linda Hartke ...

'Where Were You?'
Originally Posted: 02/13/2013 - 11:01am | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Sharon Harper "You shall love the alien as yourself, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt." ...

Inside Job
Originally Posted: 02/13/2013 - 11:01am | Type: Magazine Article

Viridiana Martinez A young immigration activist goes behind bars--on purpose--to shed light on Obama's deportation policies. ...

Border Security Before Citizenship is a Bad Idea
Originally Posted: 02/08/2013 - 12:07pm | Type: Blog

Last week a group of senators released principles for immigration reform that would make the path to citizenship for over 11 million immigrants contingent upon more border security. ...

Momentum Building on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 02/06/2013 - 3:16pm | 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 ...

Christian Churches Come Together on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 02/05/2013 - 9:09pm | Type: Blog

At its annual meeting in Austin, Texas, Christian Churches Together, representing the five families of the church in the United States, reached consensus on a statement calling for just and humane immigration ...

Evangelicals Use Bible to Champion Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 02/04/2013 - 12:39pm | Type: Press

February 1, 2013 Sojo in the News Sarah McHaney ...

Watch: "Fireside Hangout" with Cecilia Muñoz on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 02/04/2013 - 2:35pm | Type: Press

January 31, 2013 Sojo in the News Erin Lindsay ...