Pope Francis

Sep. 23, 2014 "Jesus is waiting to be recognized in migrants" [English]

Sep. 2014 Church without frontiers, mother to all [English, Español, Polski]

2014 World Day of Migrants Address [English, Español, Polski]

Pope Francis' Homly on the Ocassion of his Visit to Lampedusa [English, Español]

Pope Benedict XVI

2012 World Day of Migrants and Refugees Address [English, Español, Polski]

2013 World Day of Migrants and Refugees Address [English, Español, Polski]

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Pope John Paul II

2005 World Day of Migrants and Refugees Address [English, Español]

2004 World Day of Migrants and Refugees Address [English, Español]

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"Migrants and refugees are not pawns on the chessboard of humanity. They are children, women and men who leave or who are forced to leave their homes for various reasons, who share a legitimate desire for knowing and having, but above all for being more." ~Pope Francis, World Day of Migrants 2014