June 20, 2012 – World Refugee Day Delegation to Capitol Hill Unites Former Refugees, Lutheran Leaders

WASHINGTON, D.C. June 20, 2012 — American Lutherans’ longstanding tradition of supporting U.S. refugee resettlement is nowhere more evident than on Capitol Hill on June 20, World Refugee Day.

Driven to help others escape persecution and tragedy, former refugees and their Lutheran friends from across the nation are marking this day by standing together with a strong message for Congress: Persecuted people around the world see the U.S. refugee resettlement program as a beacon of hope.

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