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I don’t know if I’ve encountered a more polarizing issue in recent months. Immigration talk incites vehemence and passion. Finding common ground can’t be an effort to placate or spiritually bypass the hard issues at hand on all sides. So our lead writer this week tackles immigration with an intelligent sense of how prayer can lift up thought, on whatever side. 

May God grant us all the patience, humility, and spiritual insight that help move humanity to  seek and find inspired solutions that bless one and all. Enjoy!

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