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The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Migration, joined by bishops on the border, will travel to Nogales, Arizona, at the end of this month to tour the U.S.-Mexico border and celebrate Mass on behalf of the close to 6,000 migrants who have died in the U.S. desert since 1998. The purpose of theMarc...read more
Articles from section "Migrants and Travelers"
Here is an analysis released today byArchbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles, provided by the media resource for the archdiocese. * * * I am disappointed by news that the House of …read more
Here is an address given today by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin, vice president of the Irish bishops' conference, at a conference called "Journeying Together: Challenges Facing the …read more
EUlegislation which will allow for the transfer of prisoners without their consent is expected to be implemented by member states by the end of 2014. The Irish Council for Prisoners Overseas …read more
Auxiliary Bishop Eusebio Elizondo of Seattle says principles on immigration from the House of Representatives is encouraging, even though not all of the elements are positive. Bishop …read more
A senior Vatican official has called on societies not to ignore the plight of many fishermen and their families, and to remember seafarers captured by pirates. Cardinal Antonio Maria Veglio, …read more