Deportation

Thumbnail a mother holds her child after being deported from the united states back to honduras credit johanna kattn semanario fides cna 8 4 14 'American dream' ends in deportation for Honduran moms

Angelica Galvez set off this summer on a grueling, one-month journey to the U.S. – fleeing economic hardship in violence-ridden Honduras and...

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Thumbnail 1 42 Anti-War Stations of the Cross timely

Good Friday, Downtown Los Angeles, April 14: “Our journey begins here at the Federal Building, a symbol of the government of the United States....

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Thumbnail archbishop jose horacio gomez of los angeles california at a press briefing on the synod on the family at the holy see press office on october 22 2015 credit daniel ibanez cna 1 Archbishop Gomez: English wasn't America's first language

Washington D.C., Mar 30, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In recent months, national debates over immigration and deportation have reached a fever...

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Thumbnail immigration protests los angeles Archdiocese readies immigrant community for uncertain future

“In parish communities, we have seen uncertainty, fear and restlessness because families don’t know exactly what’s going to happen in the wake of...

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Thumbnail us to mexico border credit chad zuber via wwwshutterstockcom cna 1 8 16 At the Mexico border, Catholic bishops unite for migrants

Brownsville, Texas, Feb 16, 2017 / 02:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Along the U.S.-Mexico border, Catholic bishops of both countries stressed the right...

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Thumbnail migrant credit john perivolaris via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna 9 3 15 Bishop Conley: Mass deportations will not fix our immigration system

Lincoln, Neb., Feb 27, 2017 / 03:24 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Controversial immigration policies issued by United States President Donald Trump’s have...

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Thumbnail cw88e9zuoaaui2v.jpg large Calls for mercy and an end to deportations until new Congress fixes immigration system

Archbishop José H. Gomez called for mercy and an end to deportations during an interfaith prayer service Nov. 10 for peace, solidarity and unity at...

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Thumbnail empty college classroom credit ryan tyler smith via flickr cc by 20 cna 2 4 15 Catholic academics urge protection of undocumented students

Washington D.C., May 24, 2017 / 08:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In the wake of increased government crackdown on immigration, a letter was sent to the...

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Thumbnail day of immigration action los angeles garcetti Church, city share resources with anxious immigrant community

Rosa Bonilla, a U.S. citizen and mother of three, is worried about her Boyle Heights neighbors who are undocumented. “The pain that we are...

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Thumbnail central american migrants in mexico credit peter haden via flickr cc by 20 cna 1 8 16 Deportation could be a death sentence, bishops warn as raids increase

Renewed immigration raids against women and children fail to recognize the severity of situations faced by migrants, who leave Central America to...

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Thumbnail migrant credit gustave deghilage via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna 9 3 15 Despite pleas from bishops, immigration arrests soar in 2017

Washington D.C., May 20, 2017 / 04:19 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Immigration arrests have risen sharply in 2017 compared to the previous year, after the...

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Thumbnail immigrants credit ryan rodrick beiler shutterstock cna Don't send a mother who fled drug cartels back to Mexico, archdiocese pleads

Cincinnati, Ohio, Apr 8, 2017 / 05:32 am (CNA/EWTN News).- U.S. immigration authorities should show mercy on a detained Catholic mother with a...

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Thumbnail dreamers paulina ruiz Everyone is worried about the Dreamers

Well, not everyone. Some people believe that anyone who is in the country illegally should be removed — period. But there is worry within the...

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Thumbnail immigration worries california farmers Fear in the valley of tears: How tough talk on immigration is frightening farmworkers

LAMONT — Three white-bearded workers in turbans tie up the tops of almond trees in the San Joaquin Valley. They work quickly in the hot afternoon...

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Thumbnail inmigration reform Future Unknown: Uncertainty surrounds immigration reform

It would be tough to find a pundit who isn’t expecting drastic changes from the executive branch once the Trump administration takes office Jan....

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Thumbnail archbishop jos horacio gmez 3 of los angeles at a press briefing on the synod of bishops in vatican city oct 22 2015 credit daniel ibanez cna 10 22 15 Immigration is a family issue – An interview with Archbishop Gomez

Baltimore, Md., Nov 18, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In the wake of the presidential election Catholics must remember that immigration is a...

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Thumbnail archbishop jos  h gomez L.A. archbishop illustrates topsy-turvy politics of Trump era

With the Donald Trump presidency, we’re in a through-the-looking-glass moment in America, in which the previously implausible on multiple fronts...

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Thumbnail 20160310t1031 0095 cns scotus brief daca dapa Let’s protect young immigrants

Talk of deporting the 11 million undocumented immigrants was common on the campaign trail. So too were allusions to rescinding the Deferred Action...

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