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Photos: Thanksgiving in sanctuary

  • Rosa Robles Loreto and Steven Teichner light a candle before the meal.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comRosa Robles Loreto and Steven Teichner light a candle before the meal.
  • Rosa Robles Loreto, left, Cecilia Valenzuela Gee and Rosa's son, Gerard Grijalva, 11, slice pies for the Thanksgiving meal Thursday at Southside Presbyterian Church.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comRosa Robles Loreto, left, Cecilia Valenzuela Gee and Rosa's son, Gerard Grijalva, 11, slice pies for the Thanksgiving meal Thursday at Southside Presbyterian Church.
  • Loreto and her family eat their Thanksgiving meal.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comLoreto and her family eat their Thanksgiving meal.
  • Loreta and Gerardo Grijalva dish up a Thanksgiving meal.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comLoreta and Gerardo Grijalva dish up a Thanksgiving meal.
  • Rosa Robles Loreto, Gerardo Grijalva, 11, José Grijalva, 8, and husband Gerardo Grijalva lock hands with the members of the congregation and pray before the Thanksgiving meal.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comRosa Robles Loreto, Gerardo Grijalva, 11, José Grijalva, 8, and husband Gerardo Grijalva lock hands with the members of the congregation and pray before the Thanksgiving meal.
  • Rosa Robles Loreto, her family and members of the congregation celebrated Thanksgiving at Southside Presbyterian Church.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comRosa Robles Loreto, her family and members of the congregation celebrated Thanksgiving at Southside Presbyterian Church.
  • José Grijalva, Loreto's son, watches Kevin Moore, a member of the church, carve a turkey for the Thanksgiving meal.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comJosé Grijalva, Loreto's son, watches Kevin Moore, a member of the church, carve a turkey for the Thanksgiving meal.
  • Rosa Robles Loreto and Cecilia Valenzuela Gee look at a Bible before the meal.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comRosa Robles Loreto and Cecilia Valenzuela Gee look at a Bible before the meal.
  • Rosa Robles Loreto and her husband, Gerardo Grijalva, watch their children play before the Thanksgiving meal.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comRosa Robles Loreto and her husband, Gerardo Grijalva, watch their children play before the Thanksgiving meal.
  • Loreto and her husband watch their children play with a soccer ball before the Thanksgiving meal.
    Ryan Revock/TucsonSentinel.comLoreto and her husband watch their children play with a soccer ball before the Thanksgiving meal.

Members of the congregation of Southside Presbyterian Church held Thanksgiving with Rosa Robles Loreto and her family, breaking bread Thursday with a woman who has been in sanctuary for more than 100 days while facing a deportation order.

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