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Declaración conjunta en respuesta a las caravanas de migrantes centroamericanos

Declaración conjunta en respuesta a las caravanas de migrantes centroamericanos 

7 de noviembre de 2018 

La migración humana es tan antigua como la historia humana. Individuos, familias, tribus y naciones se han ido trasladando desde ante de los tiempos de Abraham y Sara. A lo largo de los siglos, factores políticos y económicos, … Read More

Cal-Pac Shower Trailer near the Border

Our Cal-Pac Disaster Response Team’s shower trailer, a mobile shower facility, is on loan with The Salvation Army near the border handling hundreds of anticipated migrants and asylum seekers.

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The Seeds of the Current Humanitarian Crisis at the Border

By Dr. Helene Slessarev-Jamir, Mildred M. Hutchinson Professor of Urban Studies at Claremont School of Theology

The seeds of the current humanitarian crisis unfolding along the southern border of the United States lie in its deep historical entanglement in Central … Read More

(Excerpt) Bishops on the Border: Pastoral Responses to Immigration

The following is an excerpt from Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño’s chapter entitled, “Immigration: A Bishop’s Perspective,” from the book Bishops on the Border: Pastoral Responses to Immigration coauthored by Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño, Mark Adams (PCUSA), Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas … Read More

Why Break the Bread?

[By Rev. John Fanestil, Foundation for Change]

This Sunday at 11 am I will meet with my friend and colleague, Rev. Saul Montiel, in the parking lot of an auto insurance company in San Ysidro, the southernmost city of San … Read More