Crossed The Tiber

An Evangelical Converts to Catholicism

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Location: Pennsylvania, United States

I was born into the Catholic faith. At 14, I was "born again" and found Jesus personally but lost His Church. After thirty years as an evangelical protestant, I have come full circle to find that He has been there all the time, in the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church. I wish others to find the beauty and truth of the Catholic faith as I have found.

Tuesday, December 06, 2011

Photos From November Haiti Medical Mission

                             Smoking trash, sewage and who knows what on the side of the street
                                           The tent camps are now permanent dwellings
                       A 90 year old who pointed to heaven when asked how she lived so long!
                                    A proud mother with her two children in my "exam room"
                         Dr. Shalaby performs some minor surgery on a sebaceous cyst
                                   Haitian patients patiently waiting for up to 8 hours to be seen
                                                     Severe impetigo untreated for weeks
                           The end of Mass at the Sisters of Charity (Mother Theresa's order)
 Dr. Marc Shalaby-internist, Yours Truly internist/geriatrician, and Dr. Dave Meehan-pediatrics
                                Unpacking and repacking toothpaste and brushes before the clinic starts
                                                   The sign outside Fr. Andrew's rectory

                                                    More tent cities everywhere in PAP
                                                                 mountains above PAP


Blogger Owen said...

Russ, thanks for sharing those. Thanks for giving.

December 07, 2011 10:06 PM  

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