Bishops Go to Border 'to Stand for Children of God'

May 15, 2013


TIJUANA PORT OF ENTRY, Calif. (UMNS) — "The Forum of Bishops' journey to the border was an outward and visible sign of the deepest desire for the people of God, in this case the Forum of Bishops, to stand for children of God who are separated from those they love," writes Bishop Cynthia Fierro Harvey of the Louisiana Area. Participants in the Forum of the Active Bishops, meeting in San Diego, went to the U.S.-Mexico border to learn more about the people who live and work near the border and the issues they face.

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Bishop Harvey's commentary 
See the bishops' visit

Forum of Active Bishops meeting