Satan – Responsible for Illegal Immigration

I don’t know what faith this guy belongs to, but I for sure know he belongs to the group lovingly known as “. . . . . s” (sorry I felt convicted for calling names)
Utah Republican Blames ‘The Devil’ For Immigration

First off, I can’t stand the idea that America is somehow God’s chosen nation. It’s just plain false. We are not the apple of God’s eye. Far from it. We have a false view of God if we think he is American. False views of God lead to idolatry.

Second, have we ever thought how WE might be responsible for illegal immigration. There is a lot we could debate (and I’d rather we didnt) about illegal immigration. But rarely do I hear any one suggest that maybe we have sinned in the way we have chosen not to help our neighbor (or even perhaps in how we HAVE chosen to help our neighbor).

I think the Republican party should send out a memo suggesting that Satan is trying to tear down the GOP by inserting this guy into their elected ranks.

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3 thoughts on “Satan – Responsible for Illegal Immigration

  1. Most people in America aren’t against immigration; they’re just against illegal immigration. For example, like most of our ancestors, my mother’s parents were immigrants. They came through Ellis Island and followed the various legal steps required in order to establish themselves as true citizens of this country. The immigrants crossing the Mexican border, however, have absolutely no interest in following these legal protocols. Once they cross the border, they change their names and/or purchase social security numbers in an effort to conceal their true identities from the law. It is not uncommon for an illegal immigrant to purchase not one, but two or more social security numbers, just in case one is flagged. I have witnessed this crime with my own eyes. (One day, a supposedly legal immigrant was asked to give their social security card to a receptionist for a job application and an interview. When the receptionist happened to ask to see the card a second time, the immigrant mistakenly handed over a different social security card with the same name on it, but with a completely different set of numbers…)

    Don’t get me wrong: I’m not against Hispanics. I have many Hispanic friends, but they either have green cards to work in the United States or have become legal citizens. They decided to follow the rule of law and work within the boundaries of our legal system. Unfortunately, many immigrants do not, and it is those particular individuals that we are most concerned about.

    Now it seems that those who sympathize with illegal immigrants wish to hijack the discussion of reform by attacking the law recently imposed by the State of Arizona through protests and boycotts; a state mind you, that has been besieged with crime, drugs and an ever-increasing population of illegal immigrants. Don’t allow them this option. Speak out and take action. This is your country… fight for it.

    In closing, I consider myself to be a bleeding-heart liberal: a Democrat. My ancestor, Roger Williams – the founder of Rhode Island and founder of the First Baptist Church in America, was one too; regarding the acceptance of different nationalities, cultures and religions as the vitality and lifeblood of any country. Nevertheless, I think that he would agree with me; that immigrants wishing to become legal citizens have not only the obligation, but the civil and legal responsibility to follow the rules of law established by any country in which they wish to become authentic citizens, just as our ancestors – both yours and mine – struggled so arduously and righteously to achieve.

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