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Bishop Mario E. Dorsonville urges pathway to citizenship for ‘Dreamers’ on...

WASHINGTON — The chairman of the U.S. bishops’ migration committee marked the ninth anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program June 15...

Turn to beatitudes for plight of neglected immigrant families during coronavirus:...

By Edith Avila Olea What prayer has been getting you through the pandemic? For me, it’s been staying close to the beatitudes: "Blessed are the poor...

Pope Francis meets new arrivals in Rome, says helping migrants is...

VATICAN CITY — Before blessing a large resin cross constructed around a used orange life vest, Pope Francis insisted human beings have a “binding”...

Pope Francis tells Jesuits in Thailand he is ‘scandalized’ by anti-migrant...

VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis told Jesuits in Thailand he was "scandalized" by some of the anti-migrant rhetoric he hears in Europe, and he...

Georgetown University panel: Let Gospel, not a political party, guide your...

WASHINGTON -- Ahead of what promises to be one of the most contentious election seasons in modern U.S. history, a panel of religious leaders...

Sister Norma Pimentel recognized by CCHD for work with immigrants

WASHINGTON — Although her work along the Texas-Mexico border has brought her fame and celebrity, Sister Norma Pimentel, a member of the Missionaries of...

Church officials criticize Brazil’s withdrawal from the migration pact

SAO PAULO — Church representatives working with immigrants and refugees criticized Brazil’s planned withdrawal from a global agreement to safeguard migrant people. The Brazilian bishops’...

Best practices in Hispanic ministry

With countless parishes in the United States seeing a growing number of immigrants, many ministers are unsure of what the best ways to integrate...

Parish ministry in a multicultural church: Where are we?

In Dallas, a speaker at a Catholic ministry conference asks the assembled crowd how many people attend parishes with Mass in more than one...

‘Dreamers’ speaking up about their needs, concerns during encuentro

WASHINGTON -- Daniela, 25, is a talented Mexican immigrant who attends a private university on a full scholarship. She is one of the many "Dreamers,"...

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