Fidel and the Faithful

Oden, Thomas C.
October 1994
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1994, Issue 46, p49
Presents an article on the experience witnessing the social and spiritual life of people in Cuba. Challenges faced by Cuban parents in feeding their family; Effects of socialist educational policies on Cuban families; Christianity in Cuba.


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