Pope’s homily on World Day of Migrants and Refugees

“Having doubts and fears is not a sin. The sin is to allow these fears to determine our responses, to limit our choices, to compromise respect and generosity, to feed hostility and rejection.”

Pope Francis’ video about migrants and refugees

Let’s welcome, protect, promote and integrate refugees as Pope Francis is asking us.

Greece: Move Asylum Seekers to Safety Before Winter Hits

Athens, 1 December 2017 – The Greek government, with the support of European Union leaders, should act now before the onset of winter to end Greece’s “containment policy,” 12 human rights and humanitarian organizations said in a campaign that began today. The groups began a countdown to the official start of winter, December 21, 2017.


For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me.

Matthew 25:35