Why is the topic on a God-talk blog? Christians disagree on how to approach the issue—and it's making for lots of God-talk in the church as well as in the media. From this blog’s perspective, we need to change our laws to both meet our needs for security but also give hope and justice to these 11 million plus people among us—many of whom are fleeing lives of poverty for a better life for their families.
For more on this issue from a Christian perspective, see Christianity Today’s immigration page or these posts on this blog:
An immigration article worth the read
Immigration: law or compassion?
Immigration: seeing faces in the crowd
Update on immigration debate in Senate
Put immigration “in the open space”
The Gospel vs. Law?