Internally Displaced

Posted June 20, 2016 1:45 pm by Archbishop Richard W. Smith

Internally Displaced

This blog is posted on World Refugee Day, 2016. The day lifts up to the world and its governments the heartbreaking plight of millions of men, women and children around the globe who have had to flee home and country to escape violence and persecution. To global efforts, the Church adds its own charitable works, undergirding everything with prayer to God that hearts and minds be stirred everywhere to work for peace and justice for all. Among the refugees are countless persons designated as “internally displaced.” They have had to flee home and town yet remain within their country’s borders.

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