For three days in July 2013, a 12-minute video depicting the lives and struggles of refugees was projected on the façade of the church of the Gesu in Rome. It is the mother church of the Jesuits and a place which has traditionally opened its doors to asylum seekers, in… Read More »Sanctuary & Sustentance
This prezi provides an overview of Catholic Social Teaching on Migration https://t.co/xWhca9xqze — Sandie Cornish (@SandieCornish) July 5, 2013
The Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People and the Pontifical Council Cor Unum have published pastoral guidelines on the care of refugees and other forcibly displaced persons. Discussion Guide Refugees & Displaced Persons Pastoral Guidelines provides an overview and is intended to help parishes, schools… Read More »Welcoming Christ in Refugees & Forcibly Displaced Persons
This presentation on Ruth & Naomi is intended to help you to pray over the story of Ruth and Naomi, and to find God at work among vulnerable women migrants today.
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has released a game which helps us to enter into the experiences of refugees. Characters are confronted with real life choices which determine the outcome of their quest for safety. My Life as a Refugee is available for Android or IOS. Find out… Read More »My Life as a Refugee App
The Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office (ACMRO) has welcomed changes which will allow asylum seekers who have arrived in Australia by boat to live in the community rather than immigration detention centres while their claims are assessed. ACMRO is an office of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference. Read their… Read More »Australian Church Welcomes Change in Asylum Policy