Haiti 2018

February 2018

Feb 6

February 6, 2018

Day 8 Sunrise in L’Asile. Beautiful sight!!  Today we bid a fond, but sad farewell to L’Asile. It was an incredible and powerful visit. The hospitality we experienced was heartwarming and the love we felt was genuine. Until next year, L’Asile, we love you. We journeyed over 6 hours by bus to Port au Prince. Before...
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Feb 6

February 5, 2018

Day 7 We began our day assisting with feeding the children their morning snack.    Many thanks to St. Mary of the Assumption parish, Revere for supporting this program. Your generosity allows us to feed over 450 students morning snack and a hot lunch. Without this they would go hungry.   Later in the morning we traveled to...
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Feb 5

February 4, 2018

    Day 6 We began our day with mass at St. Joseph’s Parish. Such a great experience celebrating liturgy with our brothers and sisters from L’Asile. After mass we processed to the Grotto for the blessing of the Statue of the Blessed Mother. The children from the school participated in the ceremony.   Father...
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Feb 3

February 3, 2018

Day 5  We began our day by visiting the children in the Catechism school. One of the several missionary families living here is the leader. Alix and her husband Bo reside here with their 4 children. God Bless them in their work.    Today was a day of visits. Father Barry visited one of his old friends, Madame Toni. At 96, she...
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Feb 2

February 2, 2018

Hi all, We had another wonderful day!! We started our day early this morning and traveled to Rivan Mitan to help build the roof on St. John the Evangelist chapel. This chapel is in the mountainous region of L’Asile.     We met up with an old friend, Elna. Her ministry is visiting and praying with the sick and dying. some of us...
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Feb 1

February 1, 2018

We have arrived at L’Asile!! Our day started at 8:00 am.    We stopped on the way at the Companions of Jesus Monastery. Sister Florinda gave us a wonderful tour. The monastery is nestled in the hills and there is a spectacular view of the Haitian countryside.      We arrived at L’Asile...
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