Anglican priest leads local earthquake relief efforts in Mexico after losing her home

Posted Dec 5, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglicans in Mexico are continuing to support the victims of September’s 7.1 magnitude earthquake. And in the Morelos-State town of Jojutla, parish priest the Rev. Ericka Fierro is spearheading the support, even though she lost her house in the quake and was advised to leave the town and take shelter in the diocesan office. Fierro rejected the offer of sanctuary and stayed behind with her 8-year-old daughter, Kissel. 370 people were killed in the earthquake – 228 of them in Mexico City.

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