Mass at the Border Highlights Plight of Immigrants

On Tuesday, April 1, Boston Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley joined a dozen other bishops in celebrating Mass along the U.S. – Mexico border. The congregation gathered on both sides of the border fence, with those on the Mexican side reaching through the slates to receive communion.  In his homily Cardinal O’Malley reflected on the Good Samaritan Gospel reading, urging recognition of who is our “neighbor” without so much concern with legal questions, as posed by the lawyer in the story.

Posted: April 4, 2014

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