Our Letter to the U.S. Embassy

April 15, 2019 Heide B. FultonChargé d’AffairesU.S. EmbassyTegucigalpa, Honduras Dear Ms. Fulton: On behalf of our interfaith delegation focused on the “Root Causes of Migration,” we write to thank you for your time and consideration in meeting with us on March 22, 2019.  As you know, we were a delegation of 70 individuals of faith and conscience from throughout the…

A Lenten Reflection: Rising in Hope in Honduras

Sara Wilson April 17, 2019 “The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.” – Lamentations 3:22-23 This spring I traveled with a delegation of seventy-five interfaith leaders to Honduras. The purpose of our trip was to explore the root…

To which country do you come?

March 28, 2019- This was originally published on the Sisters of Mercy of the America’s website: By Jeremy Dickey, Delegation Member and Communications Manager, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas If you asked the average person from the United States to point out the country of Honduras on a map, I’m guessing that nine times…

“Ecumenical Vigil in Front of the US Embassy for political prisoners and for those who are politically persecuted in Honduras”

Press Coverage This is one of the Media Articles in Honduras about the delegation. This was published in DefensoresEnLinea.com original link here: March 22, 2019, Tegucigalpa.- An “Ecumenical Vigil for political prisoners and for those who are politically persecuted Honduras” was held in front of the US Embassy in Tegucigalpa. An international religious delegation from the…

Honduras se ha convertido en uno de los lugares más peligrosos del mundo, dicen religiosos de EE.UU.

Press Coverage – March 22, 2019 https://criterio.hn/2019/03/22/honduras-se-ha-convertido-en-uno-de-los-lugares-mas-peligrosos-del-mundo-dicen-religiosos-de-ee-uu/ Estamos aquí para llamar a los Estados Unidos para que pare el envío de dinero para la militarización, para armas y para la policía: Rabina, Lynn Gottlieb. Tegucigalpa.-Luego de visitar varias comunidades donde hay conflictos por el modelo extractivo, una delegación de religiosos de los Estados Unidos concluyó…

Delegation members call for the end of military aid by the US to Honduras

Press coverage March 22, 2019 – Tegucigalpa, Honduras.- Una delegación de derechos humanos de Estados Unidos pidió este viernes en Tegucigalpa que se suspenda la ayuda militar que su país destina a los cuerpos de seguridad de Honduras por violaciones de derechos humanos.  Estamos pidiendo a nuestro país parar la ayuda militar que viene desde los Estados Unidos…

How am I changed? (Read Larry’s daily blog report)

by Lawrence Crouch, delegation member Tomorrow I leave for home. This is my last day in Honduras.  As my morning was free, I decided to wander out alone. Although a major highway was nearby, happily I found a somewhat isolated dirt road. After a long distance, the road ended and I had to turn back….

Delegación internacional acompaña a comunidades que resisten a modelo extractivo

Press Coverage in Honduras: ” International Delegation Accompanies Communities Resisting Extractivist Economic Model”https://wp.radioprogresohn.net/delegacion-internacional-acompana-a-comunidades-que-resisten-a-modelo-extractivo/ La presencia de más de 75 personas representantes de varias organizaciones de derechos humanos, religiosas y religiosas de Estados Unidos, es una muestra de la preocupación que muchos sectores internacionales tienen sobre lo que ocurre en Honduras. Esta semana la denominada Delegación…

What We Have Seen With Our Own Eyes

by Doris Regan, delegate member “What was from the beginning, what we have heardWhat we have seen with our own eyes,What we have looked upon and touched with our own hands concerns the Word of life” (1 Jn. 1-2). A delegation of some 75 faith leaders recently went to Honduras on a “reverse caravan” pilgrimage…