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Maryknoll lay missioner Peter Altman discusses his work at a church-run shelter for internally displaced refugees in El Salvador–and why Salvadorans are forced to flee from the violence in their home country.


Maryknoll Lay Missioners
Compelled by faith to engage with people across cultures and ethnicities, Maryknoll lay missioners live, love and work with communities on the margins to promote active nonviolence and healing.