Christians at the Border: Immigration, the Church, and the Bible

Christians at the Border: Immigration, the Church, and the Bible

ISBN-10:
080103566X
ISBN-13:
9780801035661
Pub. Date:
05/01/2008
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group

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Christians at the Border: Immigration, the Church, and the Bible


About the Author:
M. Daniel Carroll R. (Rodas) is Distinguished Professor of Old Testament at Denver Seminary and adjunct professor at El Seminario Teologico Centroamericano in Guatemala City, Guatemala

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ISBN-13: 9780801035661
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 05/01/2008
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.41(d)

About the Author

M. Daniel Carroll R. (PhD, University of Sheffield) is Blanchard Chair in Old Testament at Wheaton College Graduate School in Wheaton, Illinois. He is also an adjunct professor at El Seminario Teológico Centroamericano in Guatemala City, Guatemala. Carroll previously taught at Denver Seminary, where he founded IDEAL, a Spanish language training program. He is the author or editor of several books and a contributing editor to Prism.

Table of Contents


Foreword   Samuel Rodriguez     9
Acknowledgments     13
Introduction     15
Hispanic Immigration: Invasion or Opportunity?     25
Of Immigrants, Refugees, and Exiles: Guidance from the Old Testament, Part I     63
The Law and the Sojourner: Guidance from the Old Testament, Part II     91
Welcoming the Stranger: Guidance from the New Testament     113
Where Do We Go from Here? Final Thoughts     135
Afterword   Ronald J. Sider     141
Selected Resources     144
Notes     154
Index     173

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