A Modern Day Biblical Journey Sister Louise Alff says she is on a modern day biblical journey as she ministers with immigrants at VIVE in Buffalo, N.Y., the largest refugee shelter in the U.S. “I meet people who have lost so much. They are forced to leave all, like Abraham, and go to a foreign land.They face so many obstacles,” she explains. I feel like I’m journeying through the Bible with them.”
Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Feb 2016 / pm (CNA/EWTN News). border town of Ciudad Juarez, Pope Francis told hundreds of thousands of people present to beg God for the “gift of tears” over the suffering of others, especially forced migration.