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Lessons Learned in Mission Land USA

A month with Glenmary Home Missioners in rural America makes clear the necessity of comprehensive immigration reform.
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TAKE ACTION: Advocate for healing, restoration, and hope for all in the criminal justice system

Set the U.S. on a path toward a criminal justice system that is less punitive and more focused on healing, restoration, and hope for all.
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Catholic Leaders Express Encouragement Regarding Senate Criminal Justice Bill

In a letter to the U.S. Senate's Judiciary Committee leadership, Bishop Frank J. Dewane, Chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development and Sister Donna Markham, O.P., Ph.D., President & CEO of Catholic Charities USA, expressed hopefulness as the committee considers the FIRST STEP Act, bipartisan legislation that focuses on prison operations and reentry policies. It would offer incentives for inmates to go through counseling, substance abuse programs, and vocational training before reentering society.