"The statement with the Holy Family says as much about our policy as any statement would say", the Rev. Canon Lee Curtis of Christ Church Cathedral, who came up with the idea, told NBC News.
The ABC affiliate notes that the campaign is meant to bring awareness to and rebuke Trump's "zero tolerance" policy at the U.S. -Mexico border.
Fred Andrews, a sexton at Christ Church Cathedral, said that he hoped the demonstration would bring people to the polls in the next election.
In addition to the display, the church placed a banner on their grounds that reads #EveryFamilyisHoly and the equivalent in Spanish, #CadaFamiliaEsSagrada. The administration claimed it was simply following the law, despite the fact there is no law in place that requires families to be separated at the border.
Russian goalkeeper gives Spain the boot
Still, World Cup history was on Russia's side after its well-organized team survived two hours of barely having the ball. Akinfeev saved spot-kicks from Koke and Iago Aspas during a nerve-jangling finale at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium .
"According to the Golden Rule, we're supposed to love our neighbors as we love ourselves", he said. As to the rest, says Carlsen, "If it offends people, I think it might be God trying to get their attention". Curtis also noted that the biblical refugee family was seeking asylum in Egypt shortly after Jesus's birth.
Since then, President Donald Trump signed an executive order saying families can be detained together, instead of separately.
Carlsen said he has spent some time standing on the sidewalk in front of the church to talk to people about the display. "How long are we going to keep detaining families indefinitely?" he said.
Hyundai denies FCA takeover speculations
The bid will apparently be launched sometime between this summer and Sergio Marchionne's stepping down as FCA's CEO in May 2019. Later, the firms said they were negotiating a possible technical partnership on transmissions and hydrogen tech.
It’s not been a good week for cord-cutters
As reported by CordCutters , AT&T is planning to raise the price of all DirecTV Now streaming plans by $5. First off, several other similar services have also increased the price of their packages.
Another Heat Advisory Issued For Tuesday
Weekend Outlook: More typical afternoon scattered storms are expected on Saturday with highs in the lower 90s. Los Angeles is expected to reach 101 degrees on Friday while Las Vegas is forecast to reach 112 degrees.