Related: Christian groups break with GOP over Syrian refugees
"Those who oppose illegal immigration run the risk of viewing illegal immigrants as enemies, rather than as a mission field.... On the flip side, those who advocate increased immigrant rights must be careful not to promote attitudes of insubordination or contempt toward the government." Cripplegate
"A coalition of 15 evangelical church-based denominations that represent more than 28,500 churches launched national efforts Tuesday to provide free to low-cost legal services to immigrants..."
Groups claim “we must obey the laws of God over the laws of our government — and that means ‘welcoming the foreigner as if he or she were our own flesh and blood.’” Welcoming the stranger, even if it’s against the law