Sermon at the prayer of the Sant’Egidio community in Budapest, 22 November 2015 In the past 20 years, tens of thousands have drowned in the Mediterranean, people who were fleeing from war, famine, tyranny in the hope of a better life, a more humane life or even in the hope of life at all. The […]

While the number of immigrants fleeing war and persecution in the Middle East into Europe has been building for months, the situation has recently become critical enough to attract the attention of the news media in the past few weeks.  The main route into Europe from the Middle East is through Hungary, which has recently […]

 “It is time that we moved forward for the sake of families and our country.” ~ Bishop Ullestad As people of faith and leaders of the church, we support public policy that protects children, reunites families, and cares for the most vulnerable, regardless of their place of birth. The treatment of immigrants is a core […]