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QUOTE: "When you've got a friend who's screaming out in pain, who's saying this is really dangerous, you pay attention to that." —David Gushee, who teaches at Mercer University in Georgia and is a leader of the New Evangelical Partnership for the Common Good, speaking about immigration reform. A number of evangelical leaders—including pastors Samuel Rodriguez, Bill Hybels, Joel Hunter and Bishop George McKinney—signed a statement that ran in ads around the country last week calling for comprehensive immigration reform that tightens borders and provides a path to citizenship. [religionnews.com, 5/14/10; usatoday.com, 5/13/10]

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