JPIC Virtual Gathering 2020

 

A planned national JPIC gathering in March 2020 was moved from Las Cruces, NM, to an online gathering as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. We have posted links to the video presentations here, as well as a statement that was developed after the presentations.

Presentations 

    • Accompaniment and Solidarity from a Pastoral Lens | view here
      Presenters:
      Rev. Bob Mosher, SSC, Director of Columban Mission Center, El Paso, TX
      Br. Michael Gosch, CSV, Assistant Provincial/JPIC Coordinator, Viator House of Hospitality, Chicago, IL
      Br. Dan O’Riordan, FMS, Vice Provincial, Marist Brothers

    • Economic Justice and Migration | view here
      Presenters:
      Linda Green, Professor, University of Arizona
      Alyshia Galveza, Professor, The New School (New York)
      Valeria Bejar, Disciples Immigration Ministry

    • Climate and Migration | view here
      Presenters:
      Pedro Landa and Yolanda Gonzalez, Radio Progresso, Honduras
      Norma Valdez, Catholic Relief Services
      Antoinette Reyes, Sierra Club

    • Militarization and Migration | view here
      Presenters:
      Jean Stokan, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
      Devora Gonzalez, School of the Americas Watch

    • Envisioning Gospel-based Solidarity and Flourishing with Migrants | view here
      Presenters:
      Rev. Joe Nangle, OFM
      Rev. Graham Golden, O.Praem

    • Building a National Network and Strategic Campaigns | view here
      Presenters:
      Joanna Williams, KINO Border Initiative
      Joe Fleming, Faith in Action
      Eli McCarthy, CMSM

Envisioning Gospel-Based Solidarity and Flourishing with Migrants