Archives for June 2012

Video: El Centro Hispano serves Florida’s immigrant Latino community

[Episcopal News Service] El Centro Hispano is a mission of the Episcopal Diocese of Southeast Florida serving the local immigrant Latino community in Fort Lauderdale. El Centro has combined with the Episcopal parishes of St. Ambrose and All Saints to form the New River Regional Ministry. It has enabled the parishes to combine resources and […]

Video: Rome’s refugees find sanctuary, support in Episcopal ministry

[Episcopal News Service] The Joel Nafuma Refugee Centre is the only day center in Rome available to refugees. The ministry, dedicated in 1995 and located in the crypt of St. Paul’s Within the Walls Episcopal Church, provides a sanctuary for refugees to seek advice and assistance. The center offers breakfast, distributes toiletries and items of […]

Video: Gaza’s Ahli Hospital ‘a place of peace and love’

[Episcopal News Service] Suhaila Tarazi, director of the Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza, speaks about the vital ministry of the healthcare institution run by the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem and the Middle East. The hospital provides primary and emergency care to the predominantly Muslim population in Gaza.