National Migration Week 2019 will take place January 6 – 12,2019, in the United States. For nearly a half-century, the Catholic Church in the United States has celebrated National Migration Week, which provides an opportunity for the Church to highlight the presence and situation of immigrants, refugees, victims, and survivors of human trafficking. The week serves as a time for both prayer and action in support of immigrants and refugees.
The theme for this year’s celebration – “Building Communities of Welcome” – emphasizes the responsibility and opportunity for Catholics to engage and welcome newcomers on their arrival and help to ease

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