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Title: Order of Charity Newsletter : September 2018
Authors: The Raoul Follereau Foundation (Malta). The Order of Charity
Keywords: Damien, Father, Saint, 1840-1889
Molokai (Hawaii) -- History
Marianne, of Molokaʻi, Saint, 1838-1918
Leprosy -- Hawaii -- Molokai -- History
Leprosy -- India
Leprosy -- Brazil
Leprosy -- Social aspects
Armadillos -- Diseases -- Epidemiology -- Brazil
Morgan, Hyacinth, 1885-1956
Stanley, Oliver, 1896-1950
Leprosy -- Hospitals -- Malta -- History
Issue Date: 2018-09
Publisher: The Raoul Follereau Foundation (Malta)
Citation: Cutajar, T.C. (Ed.) (2018). Order of Charity Newsletter (September 2018)
Abstract: Newsletter of the Order of Charity with articles focusing on their missionary work with communities suffering from Leprosy. This issue includes an article about the work of Saint Damien and Saint Marianne Cope with the leper community on the island of Molokai in Hawaii. Two testimonies from leprosy sufferers from India and Bangladesh recount how leprosy has affected their lives. An interesting article on how armadillos are spreading the disease of leprosy in Brazil. The final article recounts a debate in the House of Commons between Hyacinth Morgan and Oliver Stanley on the state of and food supplies in the Mental Asylum and Leper Hospital in Malta.
Description: Contents : Editorial / Chev. Tony Cutajar - Rachna's dream - Boby's dream - Armadillos are making Brazil's leprosy problem worse, June 28, 2018 - Malta (Mental Asylum and Leper Hospital)
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