Monday, June 30, dawned hot and sticky, but nobody at the St. Michael’s Veteran’s Center campus minded.
“Hispanic ministry is rooted in the idea that we are all one family,”
Camp Savio may no longer be just for middle-schoolers any more.
Their faces had seen neither soap nor razor in quite some time.
Ataco is a picturesque town located in the Apaneca Mountains not far from the Guatemalan border.
The mountainside village was surrounded by coffee plantations and sugar cane fields.
Community Manuel II lies in an abandoned rail yard and some houses straddle the tracks.
El Salvador, the smallest country in Central America, is about the size of Massachusetts.
Call them the Lucky Thirteen, but it is the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph that benefits.
Consider the gauntlet thrown.