Seeing the ‘face of Christ’ at the border

Franciscan sister from Little Falls ministers to migrants at Texas parish  By Pat Norby For The Visitor Sister Anita Jennissen brought a message from Sacred Heart Parish in McAllen, Texas, to share with the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls as she prepares to celebrate her 60th jubilee Aug. 11 with the community. “The whole message…

Lessons from last effort to fix immigration problems

Nov. 15, 2013, edition By Patricia Zapor Catholic News Service The last time Congress attempted a full-blown fix of immigration law in 1986, the major accomplishments were that a few million people won legal status and some employment verification systems were created, but the legislation proved inadequate to repair systemic problems, according to panelists at…