Tuesday, June 20, 2017

NBC News: "Meet the Man Who Wants NYC Catholic Churches to Offer Sanctuary to Immigrants

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/meet-man-who-wants-nyc-catholic-churches-offer-sanctuary-immigrants-n773021

Across the country, churches and congregations have rallied to offer support to undocumented immigrants facing deportation. Now one activist in Manhattan is pushing the powerful Archdiocese of New York to do more to help immigrants.
Felix Cepeda, 36, wants the Roman Catholic Church to open at least one of its shuttered churches and provide sanctuary to undocumented immigrants – a step that would be as bold as it could be potentially risky.

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