A welcome reception and community forum in solidarity with Dr. Edith Burgos
The Philippines Solidarity Task Force of the California-Nevada Annual Conference joins in welcoming Dr. Edith Burgos for a reception and community forum this month at Filipino American United Church of Christ in
Edith Burgos is the mother of Jonas Burgos, a young agriculturalist in the
Dr. Burgos is a secular Carmelite (a member of the Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites) and has been speaking extensively on behalf of the Desaparacidos, a rapidly growing national organization of families and loved ones of the disappeared in the
Hear her story and be challenged by her message at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 14, following a 6 p.m. reception. The Filipino American United Church of Christ is located at
Cal-Nevada’s Philippines Solidarity Task Force is a co-sponsor of the event, along with The Council for Filipino Ministries of the Northern California-Nevada Conference of The United Church of Christ and the PANA Institute of Pacific School of Religion,
For additional information contact Rev. Dennis Duhaylungsod, (510) 209-1306; the Rev. Michael Yoshii, (510) 522-2688; or Ms. Laddie Galang, (510) 396-2347.
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