J.D. Long-García March 07, 2019
Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona moved the Casa Alitas shelter for asylum seekers to the monastery in January. Their previous location in Tucson was not big enough to accommodate the influx of asylum seekers.
J.D. Long-García February 01, 2019
Mexican Catholics commemorate the day Mary and Joseph presented the Lord in the temple by bringing statues of the Child Jesus to Mass. And afterward: tamales.
Olga Segura January 25, 2019
Part of Richard Rodriguez's charm is his refusal to play to people’s expectations of who he should be.
J.D. Long-García January 04, 2019
There is plenty of work to be done at the border that does not include building a wall.
J.D. Long-García December 26, 2018
Many people are asking: Do we need a border wall? While the Trump administration has said the wall is necessary to curb illegal immigration and drug trafficking, many faith leaders who live along the border see things differently.
J.D. Long-García December 13, 2018
Archbishop García-Siller keynoted “The Church in America: A Conversation on Immigration,” an event co-sponsored by America Media and the Mexican American Catholic College. Norma Pimentel, M.J., executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley and Sean Carroll, S.J., executive