‘Surf’s up’ for these Argentine priests
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Feb 9, 2018 / 12:00 am (CNA).- Fr. Santiago Arriola is convinced that “our entire life, in all its expressions and dimensions, calls for evangelization and can be evangelized.”
With Fr. Pablo Etchepareborda, he has begun a surfing ministry on the beaches of Mar del Plata, Argentina.
Although their endeavor is “a work in progress,” without all the details worked out, there have been two experiences that have encouraged the priests to continue this ministry.
The first effort was in the summer of 2016 when Fr. Pablo Etchepareborda blessed surf boards, the sea, and a gathering of surfers in Mar