|From Circle of Protection website|
Representing the full range of Christian traditions, the speakers spoke with prophetic urgency about Jesus' call to care for the poor, the sick, the elderly — the very people the administration's budget would hurt the most.
Here are a few excerpts (in alphabetical order), courtesy of Sojourners.
Candidate Trump expressed concern about poverty in America and around the world. He said nothing about deep cuts in the programs that help people in poverty. (See a reply from the Circle of Protection leaders to President-elect Trump) -David Beckmann, president of Bread for the World. See Full Statement
National Association of Evangelicals (NAE), See Full Statement
Ecumenical Poverty Initiative See Full Statement
Christian Churches Together in the USA. See Full Statement
National Council of Churches See Full Statement