White Woman in the Barrio. Christians for Comprehensive Immigration Reform. In Deuteronomy, God tells the Israelites: You shall also love the stranger, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt. (10:19).
Having experienced life as immigrants in a foreign land, God’s people were now called to offer love and welcome to the immigrants among them. Jesus reiterates this call to radical hospitality in the New Testament (Matthew 25:35). The United States is a nation of immigrants. Reform Immigration For America. La Frontera Times.