DACA

Thumbnail archbishop jos h gomez at the second annual immigration summit at christ cathedral feb 27 2016 courtesy of the la archdiocese cna 2 29 16 Archbishop Gomez calls on Congress to pass Dream Act

Los Angeles, Calif., Jul 24, 2017 / 03:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Too many young people are threatened with deportation because their parents brought...

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Thumbnail vp gomez 2 Archbishop Gomez prods President Trump to change DACA position

President Donald Trump’s promise to treat undocumented minors with “great heart” needs to be reflected in policy that gives them legal protection,...

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Thumbnail daca workshop los angeles Archdiocese, Catholic Charities hold DACA renewal workshops

On Sept. 27, Pope Francis launched a two-year worldwide campaign — Share the Journey/Comparte el Camino — to show solidarity with, and to reach out...

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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 daca09 15 Archdiocese to launch series of DACA renewal workshops in Los Angeles

Pope Francis will launch on Sept. 27 a two-year global campaign to strengthen the support for our immigrant and refugee brothers and sisters, Share...

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Thumbnail 20150720cnsbr0427 Arizona, New Mexico bishops ask Trump to keep DACA

The Catholic bishops of Arizona and New Mexico have joined the growing chorus of voices calling on President Donald Trump to maintain the Deferred...

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Thumbnail protests against the end of daca at the white house on sept 5 2017 credit matt hadro cna Bishops decry Trump administration's decision to end DACA

Bishops condemned the Trump administration’s decision Tuesday to end a program that benefited hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants who...

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Thumbnail border marker at san ysidro jd Bishops remain hopeful on immigration reform in a Trump presidency

Washington D.C., Jan 14, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The upcoming inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump has raised questions about the...

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Thumbnail untitled design Bishop Tobin: Ending DACA shatters lives. So does abortion.

Many Americans are justifiably outraged at the lives that will be shattered by the cancellation of DACA – but that same sentiment should extend to...

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Thumbnail child peering through fence immigration credit peter kirkeskov rasmussen via flickr cc by nc sa 20 cna 5 28 15 Bishop: Trump's immigration principles will harm the vulnerable

After US President Donald Trump asked Congress to pass stricter immigration laws if they plan to grant legal status to certain undocumented...

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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 students credit diego cervo shutterstock cna Catholic colleges to undocumented students: You're still welcome

Washington D.C., Dec 6, 2016 / 12:32 am (CNA).- More than 100 presidents of Catholic colleges and universities have reaffirmed their support for...

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Thumbnail 21367048 1796372780390864 2885048491003284049 o DACA decision draws criticism, concern from Catholic college officials

President Donald Trump’s decision Sept. 5 to formally rescind DACA – the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy – drew criticism and concern...

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Thumbnail daca john allen angelus news Decision time on DACA

President Donald Trump’s decision on Sept. 5 to rescind the 2012 policy known as DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, has...

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Thumbnail paulina ruiz daca ‘Dreamers’: At risk for an American nightmare

Paulina Ruiz was born in Chihuahua, Mexico. Diagnosed with cerebral palsy shortly after birth, by the tender age of 6, Ruiz required urgent surgery...

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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 pope francis speaks to journalists aboard the papal flight from rome to bogota colombia on sept 6 2017 credit losservatore romano cna Full text of Pope Francis' in-flight press conference from Colombia

In his conversation with journalists on the return flight from Cartagena to Rome on Monday, Pope Francis touched on a variety of topics, notably...

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