- May 30, 2020
A Kentucky bishop has called on the U.S. Supreme Court to remove the “conditions of fear and uncertainty” surrounding the lives of undocumented immigrants who arrived in the country as children.
The U.S. Catholic bishops elected their first-ever Latino leader of the conference.
The “failures” of the nation’s leaders in Washington to make “comprehensive reforms to immigration policy “cut across party lines,” said Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles.
Bishops from Mexico and the U.S. will hold a Mass along the border on Saturday.
The Bishop of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan Kukah, told Crux that migration is “the ultimate manifestation of our state of despair.”
Francis hardly is the first pope to generate controversy, but he’s also a lightning rod, and not just in the United States.