Episcopal Migration Ministries’ director responds to travel ban’s ‘relationship’ stipulation

[Episcopal Migration Ministries] The Rev. E. Mark Stevenson, director of Episcopal Migration Ministries, issued the following statement June 30 in response to the “relationship” stipulation in the Trump administration’s executive order banning the entry of foreign nationals.  A Response to the Administration’s Decision on Relationships The Reverend Canon E. Mark Stevenson Director, Episcopal Migration Ministries Earlier […]

El director del Ministerio Episcopal de Migración responde a la definición de ‘relación’ en las restricciones de viajes

[Ministerio Episcopal de Migración] El Rdo. E. Mark Stevenson, director del Ministerio Episcopal de Migración, emitió la siguiente declaración el 30 de junio en respuesta a la definición de “relación” en el decreto ejecutivo del gobierno de Trump que impide el ingreso al país de [ciertos] ciudadanos extranjeros. Una respuesta a la decisión del gobierno sobre […]

A statement from the Rev. E. Mark Stevenson, director of Episcopal Migration Ministries

[Episcopal Migration Ministries] The director of Episcopal Migration Ministries, the Rev. E. Mark Stevenson, issued the following statement on June 26.  A Statement from The Reverend Canon E. Mark Stevenson Director, Episcopal Migration Ministries 26 June 2017 We learned this morning that the Supreme Court has decided to allow portions of the president’s executive order(s) […]

La politique d’immigration de Donald Trump force l’Église épiscopale à réduire son réseau de réinstallation des réfugiés

Une démarche « stratégique » destinée à préserver la solidité d’Episcopal Migration Ministries, selon son directeur

[Episcopal News Service] En 2018, L’Episcopal Migration Ministries (EMM) va diviser par six son réseau de trente-et-un membres affiliés en raison de l’évolution de la politique des États-Unis qui va diminuer de plus de la moitié le nombre de réfugiés se réinstallant dans le pays chaque année. Ces affiliés et les diocèses de l’Église épiscopale dans lesquels ils […]

Trump’s immigration policies force reduction of Episcopal Church’s refugee resettlement network

‘Strategic’ move will keep Episcopal Migration Ministries strong, director says

[Episcopal News Service] Episcopal Migration Ministries will reduce the size of its 31-member affiliate network by six in 2018 because of changing U.S. policy that will reduce the number of refugees to be resettled in this country annually by more than half. The affiliates, and the Episcopal dioceses in which they are located, are: Refugee One […]

Episcopal Migration Ministries to reduce network size

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] As a result of changing U.S. policy that lowers the number of refugees to be resettled in this country annually by more than half, Episcopal Migration Ministries will be reducing the size of its affiliate network by six sites in the next fiscal year. Currently, the Episcopal […]

Políticas migratorias de Trump imponen reducción a la red de reasentamiento de refugiados de la Iglesia Episcopal

La movida ‘estratégica’  mantendrá firme al Ministerio Episcopal de Migración, dice su director

[Episcopal News Service] El Ministerio episcopal de Migración (EMM por su sigla en inglés) suprimirá seis agencias de su red de filiales de 31 miembros en 2018 debido al cambio de política en EE.UU. que reducirá el número de refugiados a reasentarse en este país anualmente a más de la mitad. Las filiales y las diócesis episcopales donde […]

Director of Episcopal Migration Ministries responds to judges’ actions to block Trump’s travel ban

[Episcopal Migration Ministries] The Rev. E. Mark Stevenson, director of Episcopal Migration Ministries, issued the following statement in response to two federal judges’ actions to block President Donald Trump’s travel ban limiting entry to people from six Muslim countries:  On behalf of Episcopal Migration Ministries, I give thanks that the courts have once again acted in defense […]

La Diócesis de Olympia acoge a refugiados y entabla una demanda para mantener vigente el proceso de reasentamiento

[Episcopal News Service] El dictamen del tribunal federal de apelaciones del 9 de febrero que congelaba el restablecimiento de la interdicción temporal del gobierno de Trump al ingreso de refugiados fue bien recibido por los líderes episcopales del estado de Washington, en el cual la Diócesis de Olympia ha entablado una demanda legal por separado contra el decreto ejecutivo del […]

Olympia diocese welcomes refugees, sues to keep resettlement efforts alive

[Episcopal News Service] The federal appeals court ruling Feb. 9 that blocked reinstatement of the Trump administration’s temporary ban on refugee admissions was welcomed by Episcopal Church leaders in Washington, where the Diocese of Olympia is pursuing a separate lawsuit against the president’s executive order. The diocese helps coordinate the resettlement of 190 refugees each […]