Interfaith Immigration Coalition Sign On Letter for Compassionate Immigration Legislative Reform

The Interfaith Immigration Coalition (IIC), a coalition of 35 national faith-based organizations, calls on the 113th Congress to reform of our broken immigration system. For more than a decade, the IIC has been working with hundreds of congregations, service providers, and faith leaders across the country to educate communities, oppose anti-immigrant legislation, and work toward humane […]

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Posada Event- No Room at the Inn Highlights Immigration Issue- Utah

A procession commemorating the journey of Mary and Joseph, the parents of Christ, wound its way Sunday through Salt Lake City. The event also became a platform for releasing an interfaith statement on immigration, signed by clergy from nine different Utah faith communities. The procession ended at First United Methodist Church, where the statement was also […]

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Interfaith Immigration Coalition Policy Recommendations to White House

Interfaith Immigration Coalition Policy Recommendation to White House  The Interfaith Immigration Coalition (IIC), a coalition of 35 national faith-based organizations, calls on the Obama Administration to seize the moment to champion legislative reform of our broken immigration system, and to promote immigrant integration and reduce harmful enforcement practices through administrative actions. For more than a decade, the IIC has been working […]

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December 10th 4 PM EST Conference Call – Breaking Bread and Building Bridges Campaign Plan for Reform!!

Here is the Link for Visual Power Point portion of Webinar https://secure.join.me/638-562-026 We are preparing to launch a new campaign called BREAKING BREAD AND BUILDING BRIDGES that will be part of the push for immigration reform at the federal level, but will also take into account the importance of building collective power at the local level and working […]

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Montana LR-121 Anti-immigrant Ballot Measure is counter to State’s Roots

Montana has a rich history of immigration, from the first settlers to the mass influx of immigrants who built the mining, timber, and coal industries that made this state prosperous. As a faith leader, I have serious concerns that ballot measure LR-121 runs counter to these immigrant roots and our religious traditions. I am not […]

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Anti-Immigrant Measure LR-121 on Montana Ballot

Sisters of Charity say Vote Against Montana LR-121 The Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth came to Helena and western Montana in 1868. When those pioneer Sisters arrived in Helena, the priests gave them their home because no lodging had yet been prepared; the sisters had traveled for days in a stagecoach. Similar welcoming attitudes have […]

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