• Immigrants, advocates navigating post-DACA-deadline landscape

    Immigrants, advocates navigating post-DACA-deadline landscape

    • Mar 3, 2018

    “I think a lot of people feel a little insecure, they don’t feel safe and they’re unsure what’s going to happen because things are up in the air,” said Michelle Sardone, director of strategic initiatives for the Catholic Legal Immigration Network.

  • Texas bishops question detention of child with cerebral palsy

    Texas bishops question detention of child with cerebral palsy

    • Oct 31, 2017

    The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops, the public policy arm of the state’s bishops, said federal agents seemed to disregard their own policy in the matter when they detained an undocumented 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy on her way to the hospital for surgery. Bishop James A. Tamayo of Laredo said the action was “inhumane.”

  • The next bishop of Raleigh is from Latin America — like many in his flock

    The next bishop of Raleigh is from Latin America — like many in his flock

    • Aug 19, 2017

    The south has a growing Catholic population, and many of these Catholics are Spanish speaking so the new bishop of Raleigh, North Carolina who is originally from Colombia, Luis Rafael Zarama, will be very welcome. One immigrant from Mexico says with this new bishop, “We can experience the love of God having someone understand what our hearts and souls are in need of.”