Honduras

  • Dominican Sisters~Grand Rapids Doll Project for Bethany Christian Services

    Dominican Sisters~Grand Rapids Doll Project for Bethany Christian Services

    March 28, 2019

    March 21 is the Feast of the Annunciation! We celebrate Mary’s Fiat and Conception of Jesus, Son of God (Luke Chapter 1). This marks the foundation of the first Christian Family, the Holy Family: God as the Father, St. Joseph the Foster Father, Mary the Mother, and Jesus the very Son of God. Our Doll […]

  • International Delegation Accompanies Communities that Resist Extractive Model

    International Delegation Accompanies Communities that Resist Extractive Model

    March 28, 2019

    The presence of more than 75 people representing various human rights organizations, religious and religious in the United States, is a sign of the concern that many international sectors have about what happens in Honduras. This week the so-called Delegation of Ambassadors for Peace visited several regions of the country, to share with the communities […]

  • Fight for the Land: Pueblo San Ysidro and Pueblo Alemania

    Fight for the Land: Pueblo San Ysidro and Pueblo Alemania

    March 28, 2019

    Our morning in Pueblo San Ysidro and afternoon at Pueblo Alemania brought the Root Causes Pilgrimage right to the heart of the problem facing disadvantaged, threatened and cruelly ignored neighborhoods around the cities of Honduras. There was absolutely no doubt that these communities, each of 250 families, are passionate and determined to bring their cause […]

  • Witness to the struggle of the Guapinol, Honduras Environmental Defenders

    Witness to the struggle of the Guapinol, Honduras Environmental Defenders

    March 26, 2019

    Criminalization of Protest, Grass Roots Victory, Challenges of Solidarity The following is a blog post by Paul Fitch, a representative with the 2019 Root Causes of Migration Pilgrimage to Honduras. The content of this guest post is based on the personal witness and opinions of the author and doesn’t necessarily reflect the opinions of the […]

  • Central American People Face Extreme Hardship in 21st Century World

    Central American People Face Extreme Hardship in 21st Century World

    March 11, 2019

    Events to Raise Awareness about Honduras and El Salvador “The people of Central America (including El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras) face extreme hardship in our 21st Century world,” says Joan Williams, OP. “It’s up to us, those who have a voice, to speak out against systemic political, economic, and social injustice.” In March, the Dominican Sisters~Grand […]