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6 edition of Welcome To The Bangkok Slaughterhouse found in the catalog.

Welcome To The Bangkok Slaughterhouse

The Battle For Human Dignity In Bangkok"s Bleakest Slums

by Joe Maier

  • 327 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Periplus Editions .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Poverty,
  • Religion - Church Life,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Thailand,
  • Christian Ministry - Missions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJerry Hopkins (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7842316M
    ISBN 100794602932
    ISBN 109780794602932

    The children at the Mercy Centre are raised Buddhist and go to temple -- as well as to Mass, Padorr added. Father Joe wrote about many of the children in his book, "Welcome to the Slaughterhouse," the royalties from which support HDF. A biography about him, "The Gospel of Father Joe," by journalist Greg Barrett, came out in March. In , Bangkok took on the title of UNESCO’s World Book Capital, awarded to cities for the presence of a vibrant literary culture accessible to widely varied demographics, interests, ages, and philosophies. The rise of independent bookstores buoyed this title, breaking the chain-store model by specialising in sourcing rare and antique books mixed in with collections of contemporary : Matthew Keegan.

    It is aptly named the "Slaughterhouse", as this was the locale where the chickens, cows and pigs were butchered and gutted for Bangkok's consumption. Here are found those victimized by the raw sewage of dire poverty, the relentless prowling of thugs and gangsters and the pervasive corrosion by drugs, glue-sniffing kids and alcohol abuse. Horse Racing in Bangkok. Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse. Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse. Author V.M. Simandan. is a Beijing-based Romanian-born writer, archer, traveler, and vlogger. More posts by V.M. Simandan. Join the discussion One Comment. Helen Smith says.

    Shaman The best of a few hole-in-the-wall used book shops in the Khao San Road vicinity, Shaman’s selection is a direct reflection of what travellers on the Southeast Asia backpacking trail are reading. Along with an entire wall of fiction, you’ll find no shortage of books on travel, spirituality, philosophy and art — all regularly debated subjects in Khao San cafes.   In the past, I have posted about the Mercy Centre in the Klong Toey slum in Bangkok: I blogged about a book called Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse. In the past year has been published a new book (The Open Gate of Mercy) with the same structure and many of the same themes: Father Joe Maier CSsR tells us about adults and children in the slums, their lives, the horrors and the .


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Religion & Spirituality Kindle eBooks @ (9). % of all proceeds of the sale of this book will be donated to the Human Development Fund in Bangkok, ThailandThe Reverend Joseph H. Maier, R., is a Redemptorist priest from the United States.

He came to Thailand in as a missionary, serving in north Isan and then among Author: Father Joe Maier. His first book, Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse (Asia Books, ), is a mini-record of the lives of some of the thousands of people who have crossed path with Father Joe, more than often asking for a roof over their heads, for a hot meal, or simply just for some advice.

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In Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse, he tells the heartbreaking and heartwarming stories of the poorest of Thailand's poor, each a gem guaranteed to bring anger, tears, and joy. Length: pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled Page Flip: Enabled /5(4).

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% of all proceeds of the sale of this book will be donated to the Human Development Fund in Bangkok, Thailand. Father Joe wrote about many of the children in his book, "Welcome to the Slaughterhouse," the royalties from which support HDF. A biography about him, "The Gospel of Father Joe," by journalist.

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Get this from a library. Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse: the Battle for Human Dignity in Bangkok's Bleakest Slums. [Joe Maier; Jerry Hopkins] -- For twenty-five years, Father Joe Maier, a Catholic priest, has lived and worked in Bangkok's bleakest slums, establishing more than thirty schools, five shelters for street kids, and several.

Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse, the full title of the book (ISBNPeriplus, ) is a collection of short stories written by Fr. Joe which were previously printed in one of.

In the past, I have posted about the Mercy Centre in the Klong Toey slum in Bangkok: I blogged about a book called Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse. In the past year has been published a new book (The Open Gate of Mercy) with the same structure and many of the same themes: Father Joe Maier CSsR tells us about adults and children in the slums, their lives, the horrors and the joys, which.

Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse is a collection of 24 short stories about Mercy Centre children, written by Father Joe.

All book proceeds go to the Human Development Foundation. Father Joe was a regular contributor to Sunday Perspective section of the Bangkok Post before the section's discontinuation in late (ebook) Welcome to the Bangkok Slaughterhouse () from Dymocks online store.

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