evangelical, politics, religion

The Bible says to welcome immigrants. So why don’t white evangelicals?

By Tara Isabella Burton @ Vox

How did a religious group whose foundational sacred text explicitly mandates care for the poor, the sick, and the stranger become a reliable anti-refugee, anti-immigrant voting bloc? How should we account for this seeming discrepancy between biblical theology — with its frequent exhortations to care for the poor and marginalized?

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