Statement on immigration by the Maltese Episcopal Conference
The Maltese Episcopal Conference would like to express its sorrow over the latest incidents concerning asylum seekers who lost their lives at sea. The Bishops appeal to the Civil Authorities and Non-Governmental Organisation, especially those pertaining to the Church, to continue their work in favour of human life and the safeguarding of fundamental human rights.
+ MARIO GRECH + PAUL CREMONA O.P.
Bishop of Gozo Archbishop of Malta
President of the Episcopal Conference
+ CHARLES J. SCICLUNA
Auxiliary Bishop and Vicar General of Malta