Welcoming Justice

As we think about seeking justice in the world, especially as it relates to refugees, asylum seekers and other forced immigrants, we can ponder this:

“The Savior came as a kind of immigrant from heaven, across borders of divinity and time and space, to walk among humanity. Soon after his birth, his family fled as refugees. He grew up and described himself as someone without a place to lay his head.”

-Kent Annan, You Welcomed Me

In fact, when we look at Holy Scripture, we find that when we welcome those who are seeking safety, peace and dignity we are welcomin