Statement on Syrian Refugee Crisis

January 7, 2014 ...

The conflict in Syria has created one of the world’s most pressing humanitarian situations in decades and has become a serious threat to peace and security in the region. Since 2011, more than 100,000 people have been killed [1] as a result of the conflict and more than six million people have been internally displaced …

Statement on Refugee and Asylum Provisions

May 20, 2013 ...

At a time when the Senate is considering the modernization of our immigration laws, we also have the opportunity to ensure that the United States strengthens protections for those fleeing persecution, including the many Christians facing religious persecution around the world. The bipartisan Senate immigration bill being marked up this week includes several important provisions …

Refugee Protection and Care

January 1, 2000 ...

THIS COUNTRY’ S HISTORICAL COMMITMENT to freedom requires a responsible, generous, and compassionate policy toward refugees. Although religious and ethnic hatred around the world cannot be solved simply by good refugee policy, care for the refugees created by those problems is a natural Christian response. The May 17, 1999, report of the Advisory Committee on …

Economic and Cultural Renewal

January 1, 1999 ...

The National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) supports in principle the vision of economic and cultural renewal through private organizations, and supports legislative initiatives targeted at community renewal, economic empowerment, and educational opportunities for low-income families. As a means of encouraging economic development and promoting effective private compassion, NAE urges careful consideration of the following three …