Tag: Asylum

Asylum and immigration: a Christian perspective

Asylum and immigration: a Christian perspective

Nick Spencer, September 2004 The publication of Asylum and Immigration: a Christian perspective on a polarised debate by Nick Spencer (Paternoster, 2004) begins an exciting period for the Jubilee Centre, with three separate publications hitting bookshelves over the next eight months. None of them would have been possible without the generosity and commitment of supporters, […]

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Asylum and immigration by Nick Spencer

Asylum and immigration by Nick Spencer

Commended on both sides of this pressing and highly charged debate as a ‘valuable read’ and an ‘outstanding contribution’, ‘Asylum and immigration’ (Paternoster 2004) offers a thoughtful exploration of the issues. Combining current social and political research with detailed biblical analysis, it first outlines the contours of each issue before turning to the extensive Christian […]

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The Status and Welfare of Immigrants by Jonathan Burnside

The Status and Welfare of Immigrants by Jonathan Burnside

Out of Print In [the current immigration] debate the biblical worldview can offer wisdom, and principles which challenge our values and prejudices, not just reflect them.  This paper has not sought to provide a thorough analysis of the contemporary debate.  Rather, it looks at how these issues are addressed in the Bible and, in particular, […]

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