Haiti’s hope: two years after quake, plans for new cathedral

Details: The winner of the design competition for the new Cathédrale Notre Dame de l’Assomption in Port-au-Prince, Haiti was unveiled today. The winning design was selected from among 134 entrants who submitted proposals for the replacement the former cathedral, which was destroyed in the 2012 Haiti earthquake. Segundo Cardona and a team of six other architects [Read More...]

Haiti, one year on

Incredibly, it’s been a year since the earthquake that devastated Haiti. If you are wondering what you can do, Patheos has an answer, and Elizabeth Scalia has the details: The Book Club islooking at and discussing Kent Annan’s After Shock: Searching for Honest Faith When Your World Is Shaken. Jamie Arpin-Ricci writes: Kent Annan, co-director of Haiti [Read More...]