Media coverage from April 17, 2014 – SF Footwashing The purpose of this ritual was to restore honor, respect and solidarity with those families threatened by deportation and I-9 firings, and to call for immediate executive action to stop the deportations, more permanent just immigration reform. 20 religious leaders of diverse traditions washed feet of impacted families and were assisted by House Dem Leader Nancy Pelosi, … Continue reading Thank you to all those who helped make the Footwashing Ritual a powerful event!
The Stations of the Cross is a Christian tradition from the 15th Century that was started by the Franciscans as a way to portray Jesus’ journey to the cross for people who couldn’t go on pilgrimage to Jerusalem. We have adapted this ancient tradition to help us, in a prayerful way, understand the suffering of The Migrant as he or she is being deported. The … Continue reading Stations of Deportations