From NETWORK (www.networklobby.org)
Comprehensive Immigration Reform
“You must not oppress the stranger; you know how a stranger feels, for you lived as strangers in the land of Egypt.” Exodus 23: 9
Our Catholic faith grounds us in the realization that each person has inherent dignity because he or she is created in the image and likeness of God. As children of God, we are treasured and valuable as we are. Because of this, all our national policies, including our immigration policies, should respect and protect the dignity of each person. In response to this clear requirement of our faith, NETWORK is advocating for:
Provided by Africa Faith & Justice Network (http://www.afjn.org)
Talking Points for Congressional Phone Calls/Visits God created the earth and declared it “good.” As people of faith— called to protect the vulnerable and to the care and keeping of God’s earth—we are gravely concerned that the impacts of climate change have and will dramatically and negatively alter our earth’s natural balance. Because the effects of global climate change are already impacting those least able to cope with them, addressing global climate change is also a justice issue.
Reduce Climate Change Emissions: