HOLY HERETIC DEVOTIONAL-Dec. 29, 2016-THERE WAS NO ROOM FOR THEM IN THE INN
Compiled by Mercy Junction Justice and Peace Center Director Beth Foster
“Today three-quarters of the Palestinian people are displaced: there are 5 million
Palestinian refugees throughout the world.” — Ismail Haniyeh
“Refugees are defined under international law as being outside their home country and having a well-founded fear of persecution based on race, religion, nationality, political opinion, or membership in a particular social group.” — The United Nations 1951
Today’s Action: Learn more about refugees living in your community. For those who live in the Chattanooga area, check out Bridge Refugee Services and opportunities to volunteer there.
Today’s Sharing: Tell us what you learned about refugees. Will you take action of any kind because of what you learned? Share on our Facebook page at facebook.com/holyhereticzine
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