LAREDO, TEXAS (KGNS) -- A mass is held for the volunteers helping in the surge of illegal immigrants in the city.
Bishop James Tamayo held a mass to pray for spiritual support and guidance for the volunteers helping in local organizations.
The Catholic Social Service work along with other organizations in the humanitarian relief team.
Along with the volunteers, families of migrants were in attendance.
Additionally Bishop Tamayo encouraged religious freedom in the United States.
The mass was held at Saint Peter the Apostle Church.