Immigration Reform: A Faith Mandate (Forum)

Published on: 1/4/2010

Immigration Reform: A Faith Mandate

St . Mary’s Catholic Faith Community, Room 312

9520 W. Forest Home Avenue, Hales Corners

Tuesday, January 12, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

 

Panelists:

Edward Fallone – Associate Professor Marquette University Law School, will present an overall picture of the current immigration system and why it needs to be reformed.

Rachel Ida Buff – Associate Professor, History; Coordinator, Comparative Ethnic Studies at UWM will present a historical overview of immigration in the U.S.

 

Mark your calendars:

Immigration will be the topic again when St. Mary’s presents their Lenten Series. The third topic of that series will take place on March 3rd and it will be called Seasons of Mercy: Welcoming the Immigrant (time and location TBD). Presenters: Sr. Josephe Marie Flynn and Sr. Barbara Pfarr, SSND. It will be an overview of the immigration issue and specific suggestions for action.