IMMIGRATION: 3 minute video explains why people are fleeing Central America

from Jesuit Refugee Service/USA http://youtu.be/v_sa0-6uEiU Migration from the Northern Triangle of Central America - El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras - has risen steadily as violence has increased. Mary Small of Jesuit Refugee Service/USA and Shaina Aber of the United States Jesuit Conference explain¬†what is driving people to flee¬†for their lives. Youth gang violence has intensified … Continue reading IMMIGRATION: 3 minute video explains why people are fleeing Central America

BORDER CRISIS: Pax Christi USA signs onto interfaith letter regarding unaccompanied minors at the border

The following letter was coordinated by the Interfaith Immigration Coalition. The letter is being sent to the President and Members of Congress today, July 18. Pax Christi USA is a signatory to the letter. Dear Mr. President and Members of Congress, Our faith traditions challenge us to welcome the immigrant through scriptures such as Leviticus … Continue reading BORDER CRISIS: Pax Christi USA signs onto interfaith letter regarding unaccompanied minors at the border