Standing With the Elena Rodriguez Family

The Kino Border Initiative accompanies the Elena Rodriguez family in their sorrow after the jury’s decision to declare Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz not guilty of second-degree murder of José Antonio Elena Rodriguez, a Mexican teenager killed in 2012.

Accompaniment & Welcome: New Sanctuary Coalition & The Church of St. Francis Xavier

I am the granddaughter of immigrants who came to the U.S. for a better life. I feel privileged to have some part in the same process for today’s immigrants.

Embracing Lent

Lent can be seen as a time to respond to the invitation from God to come more fully alive—to shed the patterns and habits that harm us and weigh us down.