Faith Leaders and Activists Respond to President Trump’s Actions on Immigration and Refugees

Today, President Donald Trump began signing the first of his executive orders that will impact immigrants and refugees, with more to come in the near future. Christian, Jewish, and Muslim faith leaders gathered to lift their voices in opposition to the new executive orders hindering the acceptance of immigrants and refugees from Muslim countries and beginning the construction of a wall along our Southern border.

The interfaith leaders and activists moved to the White House to continue speeches and chants outside of the West Wing.

“Catholic teaching is clear: we are called to welcome the stranger. We are called to love our neighbor.”

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