Orange County Faith Leaders Pray for Immigration Reform
|OCCCO recently held a prayer vigil for healthcare reform. Now immigration reform is the cause.|
A Catholic Celebration of Mass begins at 7 p.m., followed by the candlelight vigil at 7:45 p.m.
"As members of an inter-faith community OCCCO believes it is a moral imperative to protect community, stop raids and the separation of families," states the organization's event announcement. "Based on all faith teachings, OCCCO leaders stand to treat all members of
society with dignity and respect."
The coalition acknowledges the current immigration system is "broken" and change is needed. But they also see a need in publicizing stories of suffering that are out there. A moving gathering is promised.