Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Prioritizing Persecuted Christian Refugees


UNDER DISCUSSION
Should America's Refugee Policy Put Persecuted Christians First?
Four evangelical experts offer their take on Trump's controversial plan.
David Curry, Nina Shea, Matthew Soerens, and Jeremy Courtney
While some evangelicals agree with Trump's efforts to course-correct on behalf of persecuted brothers and sisters, many others worry about the ramifications of privileging Christians above other faiths. Arab Christian leaders in the Middle East told CT they appreciate Trump's sentiment, but disagree with his strategy. CT asked four evangelical experts in international affairs, religious persecution, and refugee resettlement to weigh in. continue reading >>



News
What Arab Church Leaders Think of Trump Prioritizing Persecuted Christian Refugees
Middle East believers appreciate the sentiment of the new president's executive order. But not its strategy.
Jayson Casper in Cairo

No comments: