As Catholic women committed to equality and social justice, we support this statement by the Archdiocese of St. Louis on Refugees and Migrants and Refugees. 

 
The recent executive order to turn away refugees and to narrow or close our nation’s doors to our migrant sisters and brothers who are fleeing  hunger, hardships, violence and persecution does not represent the best of our Catholic and American values and ideals. As Catholics, we appreciate the sensitivity shown to Christians who are fleeing persecution, but we are disheartened and alarmed by actions that target and profile others because of the color of their skin, the language they speak, the religion they profess and the land they call home.
 
The notion that a thriving society would benefit from biased policies and practices... CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STATEMENT