immigration

Kansas Bishops Release Statement on Refugees and Immigration

Joint Statement of the Kansas Bishops on Refugees and Immigration   In recent years our Nation has experienced painful acts of violence and terrorism.  Following the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center it has become clear that there are those outside as well as inside our borders who wish to harm us.  Indeed, the […] Read More >>

Trump Refugee Policy Draws Response from US Bishops

January 30, 2017 | | Posted in News/Updates

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Bishops Reflect on Election Year Responsibilities

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Reflexiones sobre la elección 2016 por los Obispos de Kansas

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Bishops Issue Statement on Syrian Refugees

November 20, 2015 | , , , , , , | Posted in News/Updates

Click here to read the Bishops’ statement on the Syrian refugee crisis.  Please note that the document is two pages long. Read More >>

US Senate Passes “Gang of 8” Immigration Bill

June 27, 2013 | , | Posted in News/Updates

The Senate passed comprehensive immigration reform legislation 68-32.  The legislation faces a very uncertain future in the House. Read More >>

Major Immigration Bill Introduced in the US Senate

April 18, 2013 | , | Posted in News/Updates

Highly anticipated immigration legislation was introduced in the US Senate Wednesday by the “Gang of Eight” bipartisan group of senators.  Debate over immigration reform is expected to last for months. Read More >>