Immigration

(CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec)
Sean Carroll February 15, 2017
For me, the teachings of the Catholic Church are as clear as God’s commands to the people of Israel in Hebrew Scriptures: We are called to welcome widows, orphans, the poor and migrants.
Migrants stand in front of a barrier at the border with Hungary near the village of Horgos, Serbia, on Sept. 16, 2015. (Photo courtesy of Reuters/Marko Djurica)
Even as Europeans vastly overestimate the actual Muslim populations of their countries, majorities across Europe are deeply concerned about Muslim immigration and support an immediate end to it.
President Donald Trump speaks to troops at the U.S. Central Command and U.S. Special Operations Command at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla.,Monday, Feb. 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Tim Padgett February 14, 2017
“It was remarkable to see a mayor of one of the largest and most diverse and vibrant immigrant communities in the nation be the first to capitulate” to Mr. Trump’s threat.
Repealing DACA would tear apart families and hurt the economy, while ripping the moral fabric that makes our immigrant nation great.
America Films February 14, 2017
What does the Bible say about helping refugees, migrants and foreigners? James Martin, S.J., explains that it's pretty clear.
A raft with 112 passengers drifts in the Mediterranean Sea some 36 nautical miles off the Libyan coast on Jan. 2 before being rescued by members of a Spanish nongovernmental organization. (CNS photo/Yannis Behrakis, Reuters)
Catholic News Service February 10, 2017
In North Africa, migrants from sub-Saharan Africa now make up a large proportion of Catholic communities.