Archdiocese’s Ministry for Migrants and Refugees
- to provide an opportunity/forum for representatives from the 11 or so parishes that have each established a Parish Ministry for Migrants and Refugees (PMMR), as well as representatives from other Parishes, to meet and discuss issues/share good practice/identify challenges relating to the mandate we all have to welcome, protect, promote, and integrate migrants and refugees;
to provide training for participants to develop their knowledge, skills, and ability to facilitate their work in parishes to welcome, protect, promote, and integrate migrants and refugees. We will conduct a training needs assessment.
The ‘training’ at this session will include -
- A Q&A from the experiences of the groups
- Establishing policies and procedures for the groups
- Strategies for engaging migrants
“If the dream of a peaceful world is shared by all, if the refugees’ and migrants’ contribution is properly evaluated, then humanity can become more and more of a universal family and our Earth a true common home.” Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, Caritas Internationalis president.
This event was sponsored in full by Jennifer Padadis Behle through her generous donation to the Soufra Fund.
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