Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi has released the following statement regarding the tornadoes in Lee County, Alabama.
“The catastrophic tornadoes which occurred yesterday in the Archdiocese of Mobile have brought loss of life and devastating damage. I am asking for prayers for those who lost their lives and for their loved ones, as well as for those who have lost homes and businesses. In the meantime, Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Mobile has reached out to the pastors of the affected areas to offer assistance for those in need. Catholic Social Services stands ready to be a part of the recovery.”