By M. Daniel Carroll R.,Leopoldo A. Sánchez M.,Juan F. Martinez
How do assorted Christian denominations within the usa strategy immigration matters? In Immigrant Neighbors
between Us, U.S. Hispanic students creatively mine the assets in their theological traditions to mirror on the most arguable problems with our day. consultant theologians from Roman Catholic, Lutheran, Reformed, Methodist/Wesleyan, Pentecostal, and self sustaining Evangelical church households convey how biblical narratives, old occasions, systematic frameworks, moral ideas, and types of ministry form their traditions' views on immigrant pals, legislations, and reform. each one bankruptcy presents questions for discussion.
"A fantastic number of chapters addressing immigration from the theological, moral, and pastoral views of many of the major ecclesial traditions current between U.S. Latinas/os this present day. hugely steered for these looking a major, knowledgeable, and extra good knowing of immigration."
--Orlando O. Espín, Professor of Systematic Theology, college of San Diego
"This publication is a appropriate rejoinder to the critique that Latino/a theology has now not built a full-fledged theology of migration. Digging deep into Latino/a stories of migration and the theological assets of six diverse Christian groups, the members provide wealthy and demanding reflections on migration . . . I so much strongly suggest this publication to church leaders, these ministering with and for Latino/a migrants, and activists operating for the reform of legislation and public regulations concerning migration."
--Peter C. Phan, Ignacio Ellacuria Chair of Catholic Social proposal, Georgetown University
M. Daniel Carroll R. is exceptional Professor of previous testomony at Denver Seminary, Denver, Colorado, and adjunct professor at El Seminario Teológico Centroamericano, Guatemala urban, Guatemala. he's the writer of Christians on the Border: Immigration, the Church, and the Bible (2013).
Leopoldo A. Sánchez M. is affiliate Professor of Systematic Theology at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri, the place he holds the Werner R.H. and Elizabeth Ringger Krause Chair for Hispanic Ministries and is Director of the heart for Hispanic stories. he's the writer of Receiver, Bearer, and Giver of God's Spirit: Jesus' lifestyles within the Spirit as a Lens for Theology and Life (2015).