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Onetime Polish war refugee collects history so the world won’t forget

WASHINGTON -- One of Julek Plowy's first memories as a young World War II Polish refugee in Mexico is eating raw onions like an...

Families fleeing Venezuela find home with Scalabrinians in Sao Paulo

Catholic News Service SAO PAULO — At the beginning of March, Gisela Gomez, 36, gathered a few belongings, said goodbye to her 17- and 15-year-old...

Pope arrives in Bangladesh, praises country’s welcome of Rohingya

Catholic News Service   DHAKA, Bangladesh -- The government and people of Bangladesh have shown exemplary generosity in welcoming hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees from...

Share the journey of hope with immigrants, Pope Franics says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — The same hope that moves people to seek a better life for themselves and their loved ones also moves...

Former Trump aide says Catholic Church welcomes illegal immigrants for their...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — In an interview set to air Sept. 10 on the CBS TV program “60 Minutes,” former White House strategist Steve...

As partial travel ban nears, agencies worry about refugees in limbo

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Agencies and organizations that help refugees start new lives in the U.S. worry about the fate that awaits migrants in...

Saving lives must be first concern of immigration policy, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — The defense of the life, dignity and human rights of migrants and refugees must come before any other question...

Pope Francis, religious leaders pray for peace at Assisi prayer service

Catholic News Service ASSISI, Italy — Jesus’ cry of thirst on the cross is heard today in the cries of innocent victims of war in...

World at war needs signs of brotherhood, friendship, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — In a world traumatized by war, young people gathered for World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, gave strong signs...

Detainee families find comfort, support at Georgia hospitality center

  Catholic News Service   LUMPKIN, Ga. (CNS) -- Inside this cozy yellow bungalow, the kitchen smells of fried chorizo, onions and peppers, and scrambled eggs. A...

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