Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller http://tpr.org en More Latino Families In The U.S. Breaking The Bank For Quiceañeras http://tpr.org/post/more-latino-families-us-breaking-bank-quicea-eras <p><strong>Fronteras: </strong>Tijuana has long been a magnet for migrants from across Mexico, but the city’s rapid growth means urban planning is often a second thought. Bishops along the border collaborate on a call for immigration reform. A <em>quinceañera</em> is an important milestone for many young Latinas, and it's become good business in the U.S. Border fence construction continues&nbsp;in Texas&nbsp; near a historical site. And we look at an&nbsp;experiment designed to re launch destroyed rural border economies on both sides of the Rio Grande.</p><p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Crystal Chavez 22639 at http://tpr.org More Latino Families In The U.S. Breaking The Bank For Quiceañeras Border Bishops Collaborate On Immigration Reform Letter http://tpr.org/post/border-bishops-collaborate-immigration-reform-letter <p>Catholic bishops on both sides of the Texas-Mexico border are releasing a letter to their parishes and elected officials to address what they call the "human tragedies" of the current immigration system. The clergy hope the letter will change misconceptions about undocumented immigrants.</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 23:05:15 +0000 Joey Palacios 22614 at http://tpr.org Border Bishops Collaborate On Immigration Reform Letter The Source: San Antonio's Archbishop | SCOTUS: Voting Rights Act http://tpr.org/post/source-san-antonios-archbishop-scotus-voting-rights-act <p><strong>In the first segment:</strong></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Archbishop Gustavo </span>Garcia-Siller<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> joins us to talk about the Supreme Court ruling about the Defense of Marriage Act, challenges facing the Catholic church and the future of the church in San Antonio. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p><strong>In the second segment:</strong></p><p></p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 00:18:40 +0000 Paul Flahive 13833 at http://tpr.org The Source: San Antonio's Archbishop | SCOTUS: Voting Rights Act San Antonio Archdiocese Talks About Papal Vacancy http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-archdiocese-talks-about-papal-vacancy <p>On Monday Catholics were greeted with the unexpected news of Pope Benedict VXI&nbsp;announcing he will be stepping down at the end of the month. San Antonio Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller, who was appointed by Benedict, expressed his thoughts on moving forward and gratitude for the Pope’s years of service.</p><p>Like many across the world, Archbishop Garcia-Siller said the announcement came as a surprise to him. The Archbishop sent three weeks with the Pontiff in October during the last Synod of Bishops at the Vatican.</p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:12:52 +0000 Joey Palacios 6238 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Archdiocese Talks About Papal Vacancy