Roman Catholic Bishops Celebrate Mass On U.S.-Mexico Border

Several hundred people attended the Mass, which was translated into Spanish, and a few dozen people listened in from the Mexican side of the border fence.

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    Most Reverend Gerald F. Kicanas, Bishop of Tucson, offers communion to people on the Mexican side of the international border, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz. Kicanas and Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley, along with several Bishops who serve along the U.S./Mexico border, were visiting the border town to bring awareness to immigration reform and to remember those who have died trying to cross the border in years past. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    People on the Mexican side of the international border worship while Cardinal Sean O'Malley leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Cardinal Sean O'Malley blesses a family after mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. O'Malley was several Bishops who serve along the U.S./Mexico border were visiting the border town to bring awareness to immigration reform and to remember those who have died trying to cross the border in years past. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley views the desert during a tour of areas used for human smuggling, early Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border in Nogales, Ariz. O'Malley and a delegation of Roman Catholic leaders who serve along the U.S./Mexico were visiting the border town to bring awareness to immigration reform and to remember those who have died trying to cross the border in years past. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley, center at table, leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. O'Malley and a delegation of Roman Catholic leaders who serve along the U.S./Mexico were visiting the border town to bring awareness to immigration reform and to remember those who have died trying to cross the border in years past. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley, right, walks Father Peter Neeley, of Nogales, during a tour of areas used for human smuggling, early Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border in Nogales, Ariz. O'Malley and a delegation of Roman Catholic leaders who serve along the U.S./Mexico were visiting the border town to bring awareness to immigration reform and to remember those who have died trying to cross the border in years past. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Cardinal Sean O'Malley leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    People on the Mexican side of the international border wait for Cardinal Sean O'Malley to offer communion, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Mexican law enforcement officials watch on the Mexican side of the international border while Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Hundreds gather to hear Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley lead mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014,along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley, left, talks Father Peter Neeley, of Nogales, during a tour of areas used for human smuggling, early Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    People gather on the Mexican side of the international border to hear Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley lead mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Cardinal Sean O'Malley prepares to serve communion as he leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. O'Malley and several Bishops who serve along the U.S./Mexico border were visiting the border town to bring awareness to immigration reform and to remember those who have died trying to cross the border in years past. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Immigration rights activists protest after Cardinal Sean O'Malley, leader of the Boston Archdiocese, led mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Hundreds gather to hear Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. O'Malley and a delegation of Roman Catholic leaders were visiting the border town to bring awareness to immigration reform and to remember those who have died trying to cross the border in years past. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Cardinal Sean O'Malley offers communion to people on the Mexican side of the international border, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Hundreds gather to hear Boston Archdiocese Cardinal Sean O'Malley leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014,along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Cardinal Sean O'Malley peers over the communion table as he leads mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, along the international border wall in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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    Immigration rights activists, right, protest as Customs and Border Patrol agents stand at the port of entry after Cardinal Sean O'Malley, leader of the Boston Archdiocese, led mass, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz. A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders celebrated Mass along the U.S.-Mexico border to raise awareness about immigration and to pray for policy changes. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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