Refugee Quotes

  • Joseph and Mary Refugee Quote

    "Let's stop twisting the story of Joseph and Mary going to Bethlehem (Luke 2:1-7) into a refugee story, and start telling the story of Joseph and Mary fleeing with Jesus to Egypt as refugees(Matthew 2:13-18)."
    - Y. Knott

  • quote 1445

    If we want to face ISIS, "our love needs to be more powerful than our sermons." - Johnnie Moore, March 1, 2016, Greater Toronto East Prayer Breakfast

  • quote 1557

    "Those who play on fear, who practice the politics of division, who fuel nationalistic fervor, and who incite violence and hate are strengthened by ignorance and public resignation."

    – Dr. Samantha Nutt

  • quote 1641

    It's a little hard for the world to hear the church preach "love your enemies" when we can't even love our own brothers and sisters just a little different from us. 

    – Leonard Sweet

  • Build a longer table

    "If you are more fortunate than others, it is better to build a longer table than a taller fence."

    - Unknown

  • A quotable quote by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres

    "Safe migration cannot be limited to the global elite."

    -António Guterres, UN Secretary-General