- Lent and Pandemic February 22, 2021
- Japanese, Korean bishops oppose dumping of radioactive water into the sea February 18, 2021
- Lenten Reflection Guide 2021: Brothers and Sisters All February 17, 2021
- Message of the Holy Father Francis for Lent 2021 February 17, 2021
- Refugees are not just people February 3, 2021
- Christmas online gathering: December 28, 2020 January 9, 2021
- On the moral illicitness of the use of vaccines made from cells derived from aborted human fetuses January 4, 2021
- A Culture of Care as a Path to Peace January 2, 2021
- Goodbye 2020 January 2, 2021
- YEAR OF ST. JOSEPH: 2020.12.08 ~ 2021.12.08 December 24, 2020
2019 OMI Japan/Korea Delegation
Tag Archives: migrants
Like Jesus Christ, forced to flee.Welcoming, protecting, promoting and integratinginternally displaced persons
In looking at the debate over immigration, it is almost automatically assumed that the Church’s position is one of unconditional charity toward those who enter the nation, legally or illegally.
In his message for the 2019 World Day of Migrants and Refugees, Pope Francis says fear and a throw-away culture lead to the rejection and exclusion of people seeking a better life.
Pope Francis attaches enormous importance to the plight of the millions of men, women and children who are trafficked and enslaved. They are among the most dehumanized and discarded of people in the modern world and all over the world. … Continue reading
The theme of our spring meeting, April 2, 2019, was “Migrants, Refugees and People on the Move”.
Many news articles use the words refugees, migrants and asylum seekers when reporting on the movement of people. Japan Times headline this morning – “Japan to limit work permits for asylum seekers from 2018” – talks about asylum seekers who … Continue reading