Immigration

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July 11, 2019

The Episcopal Church remains concerned about the reports of upcoming large-scale raids in communities around the U.S. These reports are already creating fear and uncertainty in the lives of people in our churches and in our communities. If these raids are carried out, it will cause long-term...

July 2, 2019

Over the past several weeks, The Episcopal Church has responded to the reports of inhumane conditions for children and other asylum seekers in government custody in a number of ways. This response includes calls for donations and goods from Episcopal dioceses on the border, prayers for those...

June 27, 2019

Migrants walk toward a U.S. Border Patrol officer after crossing illegally into El Paso, Texas, as seen from Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, on May 31. Photo: Reuters

[Episcopal News Service] The Episcopal Church is stepping up its advocacy...

June 25, 2019

This backgrounder provides suggested actions that you can take to support undocumented immigrants in your community. Included are links to further information, which will assist your effort to launch some of the suggested initiatives or connect with groups already doing this work in your area...

May 24, 2019

San Joaquin Bishop David Rice and Warren Starr a member of St. James Cathedral in Fresno, California, lead the Pilgrimage of Hope’s team of walkers. Photo: Nelson Serrano

[Episcopal News Service] San Joaquin Episcopalians’ 17-day,...

May 24, 2019

Andrea Rudnik, a Team Brownsville volunteer and a member of Church of the Advent, leads “Walk in Love” participants carrying breakfast for migrants living in tents across the international bridge connecting Brownsville and Matamoros. Photo: Lynette Wilson Episcopal News Service

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May 9, 2019

Juana Luz Tobar Ortega with some of her sewing machines at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Greensboro, North Carolina. Photo: Yonat Shimron/Religion News Service

[Religion News Service — Greensboro, North Carolina] Juana Luz Tobar...

April 23, 2019

San Joaquin Bishop David Rice, left, the Rev. Anna Carmichael, the diocese’s canon to the ordinary, center, and the Rev. Nancy Key, deacon, right, take part in a Prayer of Vision, Witness and Justice — an offsite event of the 79th General...

April 15, 2019

People belonging to a caravan of migrants from Honduras en route to the United States, walk on a road as they leave Tapachula, Mexico April 15, 2019. Photo: Jose Cabezas/REUTERS

[Episcopal News Service] A month and a half ago,...

April 2, 2019

Jaime Rubio Sulficio and Keiko Maruyama speak at a news conference March 29 at St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral in Seattle. Rubio is staying at the cathedral to avoid deportation to his native Mexico. Photo: Magaly Smith/One America

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Bringing together a delegation of faith and community leaders to establish and nurture relations

Information on the DREAM (The Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minorities) Act of 20

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