Panel Video: Religious Perspectives on Immigration

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The Center for Immigration Studies is hosted a panel discussion entitled “Religious Perspectives on Immigration” on Tuesday, October 6, at 9:30 a.m. at the Murrow Room of the National Press Club, 14th & F streets NW. Each of the three speakers has authored a CIS Backgrounder exploring a portion of this issue:

Fr. Dominique Peridans – Associate pastor at a Roman Catholic parish in Maryland and author of “Catholics, Immigration, and the Common Good.”

James R. Edwards, Jr. – Fellow at CIS and author of “A Biblical Perspective on Immigration Policy.”

Stephen Steinlight – Senior Policy Analyst at the Center for Immigration Studies and author of “No ‘Progress by Pesach’: The Jewish Establishment’s Usurpation of American-Jewish Opinion on Immigration.”

Moderator: Mark Krikorian, Executive Director, Center for Immigration Studies


Father Peridans


James Edwards, Jr.


Stephen Steinlight