Immigration

Immigration

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February 5, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Anglican and Episcopal bishops from six Latin American countries met in El Salvador last week to discuss what they warned were “anti-migrant, racist and discriminatory policies adopted by the United States’ authorities,” according to a joint statement released after the...

January 12, 2018

[Episcopal Diocese of Virginia] Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

Holy Scripture commands us over and over again to do the work of God by welcoming strangers and loving them as God loves them.

This past week in our nation we have heard news that calls us to redouble our...

January 12, 2018

[Episcopal Diocese of Maryland] We’re told more than 65 million people around the globe are on the move. They’ve left their homelands due mainly to war, famine, and natural disaster.

Just last week many Christians celebrated the feast of the Epiphany. It’s the biblical story of three...

January 11, 2018

Dozens of people attend an event this week organized by Crecen in Houston to provide information and show support for those affected by the Trump administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status, or TPS, for Salvadorans. Photo: Crecen, via Facebook

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December 4, 2017

Members of the Center of Alliance, Solidarity and Accompaniment, or CASA, gather outside Grace Episcopal Church in Riverhead, New York, for a recent celebration of CASA’s use of the church as ministry center through a partnership between the Diocese of Long Island and...

November 22, 2017

Haitian immigrants and supporters rally Nov. 21 in New York City against the Department of Homeland Security’s decision to terminate TPS for Haitians. Photo: Reuters

[Episcopal News Service] Haitian Episcopalians living in the United States were shaken this week...

September 21, 2017

[Episcopal News Service] Some 125 Episcopal Church bishops signed a full-page ad that ran Sept. 21 in the New York Times, imploring President Donald Trump and member of Congress not to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the program known as DACA.

“To do so would endanger the...

September 6, 2017

Hoy nuestros corazones están con aquellos a los que se conocen como “los soñadores”—esos jóvenes, mujeres y hombres, que fueron traídos a este país de niños, que se criaron aquí y cuya primera identidad cultural y nacional es estadounidense. Creemos que estos jóvenes son hijos de Dios y que...

September 5, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have issued the following statement concerning the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).

Today...

September 1, 2017

[Episcopal Diocese of Washington] In response to growing concerns about President Trump’s consideration of discontinuing the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, His Eminence Donald Cardinal Wuerl, archbishop of Washington; the Rt. Rev. Mariann Edgar Budde, bishop of...

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Opponents of illegal immigration are fond of telling foreigners to “get in line” before coming t