Archivo de la etiqueta: Immigrants

The Narrow Gate

You can enter God’s Kingdom only through the narrow gate. The highway to hell is broad, and its gate is wide for the many who choose that way. But the gateway to life is very narrow and the road is difficult, … Seguir leyendo

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Exile: The Path to Power

After the wise men were gone, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. “Get up! Flee to Egypt with the child and his mother,” the angel said. “Stay there until I tell you to return, because … Seguir leyendo

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Reoriented, The Wisemen Head West

… Some wise men from eastern lands arrived in Jerusalem, asking, “Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star as it rose, and we have come to worship him.”  … When they saw the star, they were filled with joy! They … Seguir leyendo

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Jesus: Descendant of an Immigrant Family

This is a record of the ancestors of Jesus the Messiah, a descendant of David and of Abraham: … Judah was the father of Perez … (whose mother was Tamar).  Salmon was the father of Boaz (whose mother was Rahab). 
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We Felt Like Grasshoppers

The Lord now said to Moses,  “Send out men to explore the land”… Caleb tried to quiet the people as they stood before Moses. “Let’s go at once to take the land,” he said. “We can certainly conquer it!” But … Seguir leyendo

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Persuaded by the Blessings

One day Moses said to his brother-in-law, Hobab son of Reuel the Midianite, “We are on our way to the place the Lord promised us, for he said, ‘I will give it to you.’ Come with us and we will … Seguir leyendo

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Immigrants and Racism

While they were at Hazeroth, Miriam and Aaron criticized Moses because he had married a Cushite woman … The Lord was very angry with them, and he departed.  As the cloud moved from above the Tabernacle, there stood Miriam, her skin … Seguir leyendo

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