Assemblies of God General Superintendent George O. Wood calls Pastor Noe Nolberto Carias Mayorga's detainment an "unjust situation". He said “It also betrays what the president has said about going after criminals who are here illegally. This pastor is as far from a criminal as anyone can be....It’s this kind of mindless, insensitive, and unjust deportation that angers and alienates Spanish-speaking evangelicals.”

Assemblies of God General Superintendent George O. Wood calls Pastor Noe Nolberto Carias Mayorga's detainment an "unjust situation". He said “It also betrays what the president has said about going after criminals who are here illegally. This pastor is as far from a criminal as anyone can be....It’s this kind of mindless, insensitive, and unjust deportation that angers and alienates Spanish-speaking evangelicals.”

 

"I think first my lord, Jesus Christ," says the pastor, "then my wife, my children, my church. I think God is going to make a miracle to release me, set me free from this place."

 
“He’s a good man, he’s a pastor, he’s been a good citizen. He’s never done anything wrong." - Victoria Carias 

“He’s a good man, he’s a pastor, he’s been a good citizen. He’s never done anything wrong."
- Victoria Carias 

 
“I’m feeling devastated for what is happening, but I’m just trusting in God and hoping that something good can come out of all of this,” - Victoria Carias.

“I’m feeling devastated for what is happening, but I’m just trusting in God and hoping that something good can come out of all of this,”
- Victoria Carias.

 

"We're doing what we think is right."
- Pastor Ada Valiente