Migration Awareness Month

National Migration Week is celebrated January 4-10, with the theme, “We are One Family Under God,” which brings to mind the importance of family in our daily lives. This reminder is particularly important when dealing with the migration phenomenon, as family members are too often separated from one another.

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National Migration Week is celebrated January 4-10, with the theme, “We are One Family Under God,” which brings to mind the importance of family in our daily lives. This reminder is particularly important when dealing with the migration phenomenon, as family members are too often separated from one another. 

 

We Are One Family Under God: Highlighting the Holy Family, this bilingual prayer card reminds us of the important role that family plays in our lives, the precarious existence of families who are caught in a migration experience

Prayer for Migrant Children: With the recent increase in unaccompanied migrant children along the US/Mexico border, it is particularly important that we keep in our prayers vulnerable children who put into difficult situations, both in this instance and around the world

Other resources on this topic can be found by clicking here:  http://www.usccb.org/about/migration-and-refugee-services/national-migration-week/