Catholic church

Child Makes It To Popemobile, Asks Francis to Assist in Family's Immigration Case

A five-year-old somehow made it past an epic blockade in Washington, D.C. to deliver the visiting Pope a pro-immigration reform message. 

READ: Mary C. Curtis Writes About Being Black and Catholic in the Time of Pope Francis

Curtis on Pope Francis: “Every time Pope Francis washes the feet of prisoners, embraces an orphan, speaks of social justice and ‘the least of these,’ it reflects the Catholic Church as I would like it to be.”

As Pope Visits, Native Americans Oppose Sainthood for Missionary Junípero Serra

Corrina Gould of Indian People Organizing for Change: “Junípero Serra actually created and brought genocide to the California Indian people.”