Who Is the Biblical Stranger, and What Should the Bible's Teaching Mean Today? https://mosaicmagazine.com/observation/israel-zionism/2017/06/who-is-the-biblical-stranger-and-what-should-the-bibles-teaching-mean-today/

The shifting historical meaning of “Thou shalt not oppress a stranger.”

June 7, 2017 | Philologos
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African asylum seekers, mostly from Eritrea, in Israel in 2017. MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images.
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