It's about fear. The worship of fear. It is idolatry.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The president’s proposed wall with Mexico would hurt the poor the most. says a leading Catholic theologian.
(RNS) Trump’s actions touched on issues religious leaders have spoken out about: his proposed wall along the Southern border, sanctuary cities and refugees from Syria and other Muslim countries.
(RNS) A fence "would contradict the spirit of the Gospel, Pope Francis's clear message to Europe," said the bishop.
(RNS) The baby Jesus survived Herod’s massacre because his parents took him across a border to a land where he was safe.