Category: Immigration And Faith

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NFWM’s Board Meeting & FLOC Convention

When the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) held its 13th Convention in Toledo, OH on September 9th, the National Farm Worker Ministry was on hand... Read More »

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Help Farm Workers: ACT NOW to Support Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration!

There are approximately one million farm workers in the US and their labor puts food on our tables each and every day. The majority of farm workers ... Read More »

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Response to President Obama’s Executive Action

From Farmworker Justice: Washington, DC – Farmworker Justice applauds President Obama for taking action to address our broken immigration system. F... Read More »

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California Farm Workers and Faith Leaders March for Immigration Reform

Led by the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, over 1000 farm workers, faith leaders, activists and students marched to Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s off... Read More »

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Hundreds of Farm Workers Tell Rep. McCarthy that the Time is Now for Immigration Reform

On April 24th, 2014 thousands of people from across the country and hundreds of farm workers coming from all over California are standing side-by-sid... Read More »

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A Call for Immigration Reform and Citizenship

NFWM's board members Fr. Hector Rodriguez (Episcopal Church) and Rev. Dr. Sharon Stanley-Rea (Christian Church, Disciples of Christ) visited the Natio... Read More »

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Prayers for CIR

Let us pray for our legislators, for farm workers, and for others whom we have indentured by borders, laws, and our demand for cheap labor. Let us p... Read More »

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Immigration in the New Testament

Matthew 25:40-45 And the king will answer them, 'Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you ... Read More »

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Immigration in the Old Testament

Exodus 22:21 You must not molest the stranger or oppress him, for you lived as a stranger in the land of Egypt. Exodus 23:9 You must not oppress the... Read More »

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