Statue of Mary envisioned for San Ysidro near U.S.-Mexico border

Inspired by the Statue of Liberty, a 40-foot-tall monument of Mary, mother of Jesus, will stand as a symbol intended to welcome immigrants and refugees headed to the U.S. The statue will go up on the hilltop parking lot of

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2018-12-11T15:30:37-07:00October 7th, 2018|Categories: Arts and Culture, Immigration|Tags: , , , |24 Comments

Embrace the immigrants, says San Diego bishop

The following comes from a September 21 KPBS News story by Jean Guerrero: A memorial wall commemorating families separated by deportations now stands outside of a San Ysidro church overlooking the U.S.-Mexico border. A granite plaque on the cement brick

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