CST Quotes: Refugees & Asylum Seekers

20 June is World Refugee Day. To help you to celebrate achievements, and to plan for more effective action, here are links to a selection of quotes for reflection from the CST Quotes section of our website.

Bishop Gerard Hanna 27 May 2014 Policy is putting lives at risk.
Australian Catholic Bishops Conference, 8 May 2014. Bishops plea: respect asylum seekers’ rights.
Bishop Gerard Hanna, 1 May 2014 Don’t shift Responsibility for resettlement.
Australian Catholic Bishops, 1 April 2014. Asylum seekers need access to legal advice.
PNG Solomon Island Bishops, 28 February 2014. Death on Manus Island.
Bishop Gerard Hanna, 19 February 2014. Australian Bishops mourn death of asylum seeker.
Pope Francis, 29 December 2013. Rejecting the Holy Family.
Australian Catholic Bishops Social Justice Statement 2013 – 2014 Solidarity & protection.
Bishop Christopher Saunders, 21 January 2014. Asylum seekers need protection and security.
Pope Francis, 1 January 2014. Sisters and brothers, not enemies.
PNG SI Bishops, July 2013. PNG and Solomon Islands Bishops shocked at refugee deal with Australia.
Bishop Gerard Hanna, July 2013. It is not wrong to seek asylum.
John XXIII, Pacem in Terris, 1963 Ease the pain of migration.
John XXIII, Pacem in Terris, 1963, n 106. The right to migrate.
John XXIII, Pacem in Terris, n 104, 1963. Refugees have human rights.
John XXIII, Pacem in Terris, n 102, 1963. Provide employment in home countries.
John XXIII, Pacem in Terris, n 25, 1963. Freedom of movement.

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