However, reminders of the Sabbath day were visibly apparent throughout the devastated capital city.
Men in crisp dress shirts, slacks and ties and women wearing clean dresses or skirts and blouses -- with many also carrying their Bibles tucked under their arms -- walked along the streets Sunday, headed to or from church services.
Too bad we couldn't make any ourselves.
Sometimes helping hands just can't catch a break.
Even on a Sunday.
Even with the best of intentions.
Deseret News photographer Jeff Allred and I continue to accompany the team of volunteer doctors and nurses sent to earthquake-ravaged Haiti by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.