Bishop Arnold of Salford diocese encourages refugees and asylum seekers to learn English

Bishop John Arnold of Salford diocese paid a visit to the asylum seeker charity Revive last week in Manchester where he encouraged the refugees and asylum seekers to learn English to avoid getting any hostile attitude or behavior from citizens. The Bishop met with the staff, a host of willing volunteers, as well as the… Continue reading Bishop Arnold of Salford diocese encourages refugees and asylum seekers to learn English

US bishops ready to welcome refugees from Syrian civil war

As Europe’s migrant crisis worsens, fuelled in part by Syria’s lengthy civil war, the head of the U.S. bishops’ conference has called on the country to welcome a larger number of refugees in a spirit of solidarity. “I urge all Catholics in the United States and others of good will to express openness and welcome… Continue reading US bishops ready to welcome refugees from Syrian civil war