Haitian Mormons attend church as relief work continues

Sunday as a day of rest? Hardly so in Haiti.

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.

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