• Bible Backs Up Border Separations: Sessions

    2 monthes ago - By Newser

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions cited the Bible on Thursday in defense of his border policy, which is resulting in hundreds of immigrant children being separated from their parents after they enter the US illegally. Sessions, speaking in Fort Wayne, Ind., on immigration, pushed back against criticism he had received over...
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  • Republicans Decry Border Separation of Children and Parents as White House Defends It

    Republicans Decry Border Separation of Children and Parents as White House Defends It

    2 monthes ago - By Time

    Congressional Republicans distanced themselves Thursday from the Trump administration's policy of separating children from their parents at the southern border even as the White House cited the Bible in defending its “zero tolerance” approach to illegal border crossings.
    “I can say that it is very biblical to enforce the law. That is actually repeated a number of times throughout the Bible,” said White House press secretary Sarah Sanders. “It's a moral policy to follow and enforce the law.”
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions had earlier cited the Bible in his defense of the border policy that...
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  • Sessions cites Bible to defend separating immigrant families

    2 monthes ago - By ABC News

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions is citing the Bible in defending the Trump administration's policy of separating parents from their children after they enter the U.S. illegally
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  • Sessions cites Bible to justify immigration policy of separating kids from parents

    Sessions cites Bible to justify immigration policy of separating kids from parents

    2 monthes ago - By New York Post

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the White House on Thursday cited the Bible as justification for the Trump administration's policy of forcibly separating children from their parents if they cross the southern border illegally. “Illegal entry into the United States is a crime - as it should be. Persons who violate the law of our...
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  • Sessions cites the Bible in defense of separating immigrant families

    2 monthes ago - By The Morning Call

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions cited the Bible on Thursday in his defense of his border policy that is resulting in hundreds of immigrant children being separated from their parents after they enter the U.S. illegally. Sessions, speaking in Fort Wayne, Indiana, on immigration, pushed back against...
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  • Jeff Sessions Cited the Bible to Defend Separating Immigrant Families

    2 monthes ago - By Time

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions cited the Bible on Thursday in his defense of his border policy that is resulting in hundreds of immigrant children being separated from their parents after they enter the U.S. illegally.
    Sessions, speaking in Fort Wayne, Indiana, on immigration, pushed back against criticism he had received over the policy. On Wednesday, a cardinal in the Roman Catholic Church said that separating mothers from their babies was “immoral.”
    Sessions said many of the recent criticisms were not “fair or logical and some are contrary to law.”
    “I would cite you to the Apostle Paul...
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  • Sessions cites Bible to defend separating immigrant families

    2 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - Attorney General Jeff Sessions is citing the Bible in defending the Trump administration's policy of separating immigrant parents from their children after they enter the U.S. illegally.
    Sessions was responding to criticism from the archbishop of Galveston-Houston. Cardinal Daniel DiNardo told the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops that separating babies from their mothers was immoral.
    Speaking Thursday in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Sessions said crossing the border illegally is a crime and the government shouldn't be vilified for enforcing laws. He pointed to a verse in the Book...
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  • Jeff Sessions cites the Bible as precedent for Trump administration policy separating children from undocumented parents

    2 monthes ago - By NY Daily News

    He forgot about Romans 12:13: “Extend hospitality to strangers.” Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday claimed the Bible justifies the Trump administration's much-maligned policy to separate children from their undocumented parents at the southern border. “Illegal entry into the United States...
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