domenica 5 dicembre 2021

In Honduras visit, two U.S. bishops get close look at migrants’ plight

(Rhina Guidos, CNS - Crux)
A few weeks before Honduras’ Nov. 28 presidential election, two bishops from the U.S. quietly landed in the country’s capital of Tegucigalpa with a mission Pope Francis has placed on the world’s Catholic prelates: to listen. In the case of Bishop Mark J. Seitz of El Paso, Texas, and Archbishop John C. Wester of Santa Fe, New Mexico, who are involved in efforts by the U.S. Catholic Church to help migrants from the Americas, the mission meant traveling Oct. 24 and 25 to small and impoverished communities on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa. (...)