Witness to Terror in Central America: Ron Hennessey, An Iowa Missionary's Experience and Lessons for Today

Thomas Melville

Monday, 13 Nov 2006 at 8:00 pm – South Ballroom, Memorial Union

Fr. Ron Hennessey from Ryan, Iowa, worked in Central America for thirty-five years and witnessed the State terror unleashed on civilians in the parishes where he served in Guatemala and El Salvador. The author of his story, Thomas Melville, will talk of Hennessey's life and the lessons for today.

Cosponsored By:
  • St. Thomas Catholic Student Center
  • Committee on Lectures (funded by Student Government)