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Migrant Crisis Today Draws Comparison to 1943
In 1943, 1,500 Polish refugees escaped the horrors of the Russian labor camps.
“It was life or death every day,” says Julek Plowy, then a young boy who made an arduous journey by sea and rail with his mother and sister. He father died along the way. “We survived despite starvation and hard work.”
As we gaze on a world of refugees, stateless and endangered, in search of asylum, it is hard for the Catholic mind not to turn back to St. Maximilian Kolbe.
These common sense facts about refugees are gleaned from our many years of serving migrants and refugees around the world.
Resources to help faith communities participate in "Share the Journey" global migration campaign.
On Tuesday, December 12, Catholics across the country are encouraged to mark the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe by praying in solidarity with migrants and refugees everywhere.
These reflections on each of the Joyful Mysteries include a story of refugees today in the Middle East, where the Holy Family was from.
Please support the Church's response to the escalating crisis of refugees fleeing to Bangladesh from Myanmar we pray, learn, act and give to those in need.
Syria is at the center of the world's most devastating humanitarian emergency. Once a vibrant hub of Middle Eastern culture and history, Syria has been besieged by internal conflict that has uprooted millions of innocent families. Of those, 4.1 million Syrians have fled across the border into Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and Egypt. More than 75% of Syrian refugees are women and children.
After six years of conflict, Syrian refugees need your help now more than ever.