NY Interfaith Immigration

Immigrants: their dreams and their realities

In search of a better life GEORGE was desperate. He couldn’t even feed his family. Diseases and hunger plagued their community. However, a few hundred kilometers to the south was a more prosperous...

How to “solve” migration: a practical guide

The challenge of managing migration has grown dramatically in recent decades as more and more people are forced to move out of their homes due to various economic, political, social, and environmental factors...

Prayer vigil to support migrants seeking asylum

On Sunday, March 29 at 3 pm, a prayer vigil of various faith traditions will be held at the Mary Queen of All Saints Parish, St. Cecilia Church in Pennsauken, to support migrants seeking asylum. Sponsored by...

New rule will deny work permits to “frivolous or fraudulent” asylum seekers

USCIS notes that the measure seeks to discourage these types of applications from obtaining work authorizations. Lawyers and activists warn that the policy confirms that immigration agents are becoming...

Immigration and interreligious dialogue, axes of the Pope’s trip to Morocco

Francisco arrives in the country this Saturday on a two-day visit, where he will be received by the small local Catholic community led by two Spaniards The interreligious dialogue and immigration undoubtedly...