M. Daniel Carroll R.: Immigration and Other Matters
Oct 16, 2013 by M. Daniel Carroll R. | 0 Comments
A couple of weeks ago I gave a series of lectures at North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago. The links to all three of the lectures are found below.
The first two lectures were for the annual Lund Old Testament lectures. The two topics were:
“Once a Stranger, Always a Stranger? ... [More]
Sep 17, 2013 by M. Daniel Carroll R. | 0 Comments
One of the goals of these blog postings is to give a human face to immigration. Immigration is about people. I attend a Spanish-speaking Hispanic church in Aurora (Iglesia El Camino). This church is a constant reminder to me that immigration is about families—moms and dads, kids and ... [More]
Aug 14, 2013 by M. Daniel Carroll R. | 0 Comments
The growing support for immigration reform among evangelical Christians has been getting a lot of traction in the media these last few months. This new awareness of the presence of evangelicals is good on a couple of fronts. On the one hand, it suggests that religion still matters in this country, ... [More]
Jul 30, 2013 by M. Daniel Carroll R. | 0 Comments
Brazos Press, one of the publishing departments of Baker Books, has just announced the forthcoming publication of the second, revised edition of Christians at the Border: Immigration, the Church, and the Bible. I have updated the legal and historical chapter and expanded each of the three biblical ... [More]
Jul 18, 2013 by M. Daniel Carroll R. | 0 Comments
The Senate passed a comprehensive immigration bill a few weeks ago. It has gone to the House of Representatives, where immigration reform faces a stiff challenge from a sector of the Republicans.
What can be lost is that immigration is about people. Today I received notice of a new internet site. ... [More]