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A two-day meeting of bishops and delegates responsible for the pastoral care of migrants of the Catholic Bishops’ Conferences in Europe concluded Wednesday. Here is the statement from the meeting: * * * The approach to migration in Europe is affected by a kind of schizophrenia. While the EU recognizes more an...read more
Articles from section "Migrants and Travelers"
Thanksgiving is a good time to step back from the pressures of work, reflect on the course of our lives and remember that gratitude is the beginning of joy. It’s also an opportunity to …read more
Here is a message from the Pontifical Council for Migrants and Travelers for Thursday's celebration of World Fisheries Day. In sending the message, the council noted that half of the victims …read more
Bishop Kevin Vann of Orange, California, has been appointed chairman of the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC) Board of Directors by Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, …read more
The US bishops' Justice for Immigrants campaign is proposing Wednesday, Nov. 13, as a day to support immigrants. That is the feast day of St. Francis Cabrini, the patron saint of immigrants. …read more
In a Nov. 7 letter addressed to Speaker of the House John Boehner, Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, called upon members of the House …read more