TCC Radio: Pope Francis Wraps Up Trip To Mexico in Juarez

Posted in TCC Radio | Under , , , , , , , , , |

Pope embraced by prisoner
The Pope’s last stop in Mexico was the city of Juarez where he met with prisoners and said Mass at the border, speaking about the plight of migrants. John Allen writes: Pope Winds Up Trip in Mexico, The Big Picture. And: The Pope At the Border, A Prayer for Migrants. Also: Pope Tells Inmates: No One is Beyond God’s Mercy. See photos and highlights from Pope Francis’ time in Mexico and listen to the story from NPR after the jump:

Read More

Misc: Standing in Solidarity with the Bishops on the Border

Posted in Action, Misc: Article, Prayer | Under , , , , , , , |

Altar for Immigration Reform The US Catholic Bishops are celebrating Mass on the US-Mexico border today on behalf of the close to 6,000 migrants who have died in the U.S. desert since 1998. Support the Bishops and immigration reform with help from Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good: Standing in Solidarity with the Bishops on the Border. Prayers and action for immigrants here. More photos after the jump:

Read More