Tag: Immigration Detention

Jun 18
Our Lady of Guadalupe

Nuestra Señora ~ Whose heart is full of a mother’s love ~ Whose mantel comforts and protects us ~ Gather and hold all who are forced to flee their homes ~ because of violence, poverty, or oppression

Aug 20
The Legal Challenges Facing Immigrant Detainees

Immigrant detainees face legal challenges and pressures that are unique to the immigration detention experience. Join us for a conversation with Jorge Barón of the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project about these stressors and discuss the minister’s role in accompanying affected individuals.  Webinar Powerpoint PDF If you have questions you would like addressed, send them to: […]

Jun 19
Ministering to Immigration Detainees during COVID-19 Pandemic

https://youtu.be/Yds9JDHhwRk In this session, Fr. Richard Sotelo, SJ, the chaplain for the Department of Homeland Security’s El Paso Processing Center, and Archbishop Thomas Wenski of the Archdiocese of Miami. lead a discussion around the challenges and the opportunities of ministering to those affected by detention.

May 23
Immigration Detention Ministry

This webinar begins with an overview of the history of immigrant detention systems and facilities in the U.S. followed by an account of the current status of immigrant detention in the U.S. and the major issues, concerns, and conditions. Next, it offers numerous stories and a description of ministering in immigration detention centers on the […]