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The Taking

In the Rio Grande Valley, plans for a border wall ignite fight between church and state

The Catholic Diocese of Brownsville is resisting the government's efforts to take over the historic chapel that gave Mission its name. And a man known as the "cowboy priest" finds himself at the center of a national debate with local implications.

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The Taking

Inside the federal government's haphazard, decade-long process of seizing private land for a border fence.

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Oct 30, 2018. Teo Armus / Texas Tribune.
Oct 30, 2018. Teo Armus / Texas Tribune.
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Oct 30, 2018. Teo Armus / Texas Tribune.

"Respite and worship, accessible to all"

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Devotion and cariño

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