In light of the Haitian deportations in the Dominican Republic
WHO: Most Rev. Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn
WHAT: Mass of Solidarity and Unity in light of the deportations in the Dominican Republic; with a special invitation to the Haitian and Dominican communities.
WHERE: Cathedral Basilica of St. James, 250 Cathedral Place, Brooklyn, New York 11201
WHEN: Wednesday, June 24, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
WHY: In light of the beginning of deportations of Haitians living in the Dominican Republic, some born there, Bishop DiMarzio has called together the Dominican and Haitian communities in a Mass of Peace and Solidarity with those being deported. “We will pray for a change of heart on the part of the Dominican government in this humanitarian crisis,” said Bishop DiMarzio.