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The least among us

Rosa L. DeLauro

The least among us

waging the battle for the vulnerable

by Rosa L. DeLauro

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic policy,
  • Politics and government,
  • Social policy,
  • Public welfare

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages [253]-260) and index.

    StatementCongresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV95 .D256 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination276 pages
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27240248M
    ISBN 101620972204
    ISBN 109781620972205
    LC Control Number2016057988
    OCLC/WorldCa959535664

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The Least Among Us tells the story of a quarter century of deal-making on behalf of people too often overlooked, told by a woman as fearless as she is opinionated.

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Matthew After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east arrived in Jerusalem, Matthew But you, Bethlehem, in the land of Judah, are by no means least among the rulers of Judah, for out of you will come a ruler who will be the shepherd of My people Israel.'".

The Least Among Us. Collier’s is a better book than either Sachs’s or Easterly’s for two reasons. First, its analysis of the causes of poverty is more convincing.

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Question: "What does the Bible say about giving to the poor?" Answer: In both the Old and New Testaments, we see God’s desire for His children to show compassion to the poor and needy. Jesus said that the poor would always be with us (Matthew ; Mark ).

Matthew Context. 8 But be not ye called Rabbi: for one is your Master, even Christ; and all ye are brethren.

9 And call no man your father upon the earth: for one is your Father, which is in heaven. 10 Neither be ye called masters: for one is your Master, even Christ. 11 But he that is greatest among you shall be your servant. 12 And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he. Rosa DeLauro, The Least Among Us The New Press, The voters of Connecticut’s 3rd congressional district have shown much wisdom in continuing to return Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro to the House of Representatives for the last 26 years.

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Growing up in New Haven, Connecticut, DeLauro saw firsthand how vulnerable hard-working people are in the face of corporate indifference and government neglect. From fatal industrial fires to devastating childhood poverty.

And what better passage to reinforce this principle than Matthewwhere Jesus commands us to care for “the least of these.” Many of us readily assume that “the least of these” refers Author: Andy Horvath. Paper and e-book readership among 55+ individuals in the Netherlands Book consumption per capita in the U.S.by format & gender Number of second-hand print books purchased annually in.

Verse - The King shall answer. The royal Judge condescends to explain the meaning of the seeming paradox. Inasmuch as; ἐφ ὅσον, rendered in the Vulgate quamdiu, rather, quatenus, in which sense the phrase is found also in Romans Unto one of the least of these my brethren.

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Instead, the greatest (meizon) among you should be (ginomai) like the youngest, and the one who rules like the one who serves." () Jesus teaches that the one who is greater -- or who wishes to be greater -- should become like the youngest, that is, the least powerful and least assuming member of the community.