Videos

The Vatican’s Migrants and Refugees Section have produced a series of videos, bringing the Pope’s message for this year to life. Click on the links below to view the videos on each theme.

Video 1: “It’s not just about migrants. It’s about our fears.”

Video 2: “It’s not just about migrants. It’s about charity”

Video 3: “It’s not just about migrants. It is about not excluding anyone.”

Video 4: “It’s not just about migrants. It’s also about humanity.”

Video 5: “It’s not just about migrants. It’s about the whole person and all people.”

Video 6: “It’s not just about migrants. It’s about putting the last & least in first place”

 

 

Prayer resources

The Migrants and Refugees Section also offer free, prayer resources designed for the day and the weeks surrounding it. Click on the links below for specific resources.

Prayer Card

Prayer Vigil

Prayer of the Faithful

Homily

Holy Hour for WDMR

Scriptural Rosary

 

 

 

 
Advocate

Serve

[to give, to
provide, to work
actively for]

> >
 
Accompany

Advocate

[to uphold,
to defend,
to intercede for]

> >
 
Serve

Accompany

[to go along or
in company with;
join in action]

> >

Advocate

[to uphold,
to defend,
to intercede for]

>
Advocate

Serve

[to give, to
provide, to work
actively for]

>
Serve

Accompany

[to go along or
in company with;
join in action]

>
Accompany

Read Pope Francis’s Message

Sit and reflect on the words of the Holy Father.

Click here to read Pope Francis’ message in full on the Vatican Website.

 

Support JRS UK

There are many ways you can help support the work of JRS and play a crucial role in welcoming destitute and detained refuges here in the UK, who are subjected to the hostile environment policies.

Organise toiletry collection

Donate to our work

Volunteer

Share a message of support

One of the important aspects of the day is to mark a group of people who are often made to feel marginalised. Why not share a positive message of support to express solidarity for migrants and refugees on social media?

Previous Messages

104th World Day for Migrants and Refugees 4 verbs: to Protect, to Promote, to Integrate and to Welcome

“The Lord entrusts to the Church’s motherly love every person forced to leave their homeland in search of a better future.  This solidarity must be concretely expressed at every stage of the migratory experience – from departure through journey to arrival and return.”  – Pope Francis

 

Read previous messages in full through the links below.

103rd World Day for Migrants and Refugees

102nd World Day for Migrants and Refugees

101st World Day for Migrants and Refugees

100th World Day for Migrants and Refugees

Jesuit Refugee Service UK
The Hurtado Jesuit Centre
2 Chandler Street, London E1W 2QT

020 7488 7310
uk@jrs.net

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