- Published in International
By Patricia Zapor
A group of U.S. bishops, led by Cardinal Sean P. O'Malley of Boston and including Seattle's Auxiliary Bishop Eusebio Elizondo, celebrated Mass at the U.S.-Mexico border fence in Nogales, Ariz., April 1. The bishops were on a two-day visit to the U.S. border calling attention to the plight of migrants and appealing for changes in U.S. immigration policy.
By Catholic News Service
Washington state's Catholic bishops praised Gov. Jay Inslee for declaring a moratorium on the use of the death penalty in the state and applauded him for urging there be "a public conversation on capital punishment."