Border Ministry - El Paso, TX
Dates: July 1-7, 2022
Cost: $300 for a Marist Young Adult, $600 for a Lay Marist or Marist Brother
The Encuentro Project, rooted in the Tradition of Faith that does Justice, offers participants a faith-based, multi- faceted immersion program in the El Paso-Ciudad Juarez border region to experience a deeper understanding of the complex migration reality and of this community.
By providing education, service, activities, reflection, prayer and community, the Encuentro Project motivates participants to engage in peaceful, effective action for greater justice and compassion for migrants and refugee persons as presented in Catholic Social Teaching. Visit the border region to gain a greater personal understanding.
Coordinators: Br. Todd Patenaude, Br. Brice Byczynski, Miriam Eisenmenger
Capacity: 8-14 people
Accommodations: Encuentro House
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