The Common Good

My Hardest Working Students are Undocumented

I am greatly saddened and angered by Congress' failure to pass the DREAM Act before Christmas last year. It is a tragic moment in the United States when justice for immigrant children is railroaded by partisan politics on the eve of Christmas. God have mercy on our country for so blatantly disregarding God's heart of compassion for immigrants in the midst of a holy season in which we are supposed to be celebrating the birth of Jesus who came to "preach the good news to the poor

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