In July more than 212,000 migrants were detained at the US-Mexico border, the highest monthly figure since April 2000.
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The pope gave his Regina Coeli address at a window overlooking St. Peter’s Square, where pilgrims stood spaced apart to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Pope Francis visited the Mediterranean island on July 8, 2013, shortly after his election.
Bishop Zinkula said his proposal would help protect the vulnerable and honor family unity without compromising public safety.
A life jacket molded onto the transparent cross, Pope Francis said, was found in the central Mediterranean Sea on July 3, 2019, and belonged to an unknown migrant who died at sea.
A father of six who fled Cameroon this summer was declared dead last month at a medical center at the Otay Mesa Detention Center in San Diego.
The supplies provided to the Juarez Diocese-run facility included medicine, food, water, diapers and shoes.
The Lord calls us to practice charity toward all those who suffer, the Holy Father said Sept. 29.
Papal Message for the 51st World Day of Peace
A total of 193 people died crossing the Mediterranean this past weekend out of 6,000 refugees who made the journey over the two days.