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Waiting for a Miracle
While the battle for immigration reform continues, more than 1,000 people are deported every day.
Treating the Sojourner
Video: Immigration Raids and Church Response
Please check out this moving video shot and edited by our own on-the-ground correspondent, Sojourners Web assistant Matt Hildreth. Matt researched, made calls, and then stopped through Postville, Iowa, last Friday and got some great footage. It features Sister Mary of St. Bridget's, who has been ministering to immigrant families affected by the raid.
Our allies have been spreading this video around among activists all over the country and they're thrilled to have some interviews with [...]
Churches a Haven after Immigration Raids
There was a raid at a meat-packing plant in
WSJ: That 'Insulting' Pope
Thank God for The Wall Street Journal editorial board. Now that's a phrase I never imagined uttering. Then again, who would have thought they'd be the institution to jump so eloquently to the defense of the pope from the likes of Lou Dobbs and Tom Tancredo?
During his visit last week, Pope Benedict XVI gave a consistent and prophetic call to U.S. Catholics:
Shifting the Shouting Match on Immigration
There's no denying it. Immigration has become, and will continue to be, a hot-button issue in the presidential season. The question that remains is