The Purpose

Coffee of the Cross/Café de la Cruz, is a nonprofit project of the Diocese of Matagalpa, Nicaragua in conjunction with the Community of Franciscan Renewal Friars. The goal is to provide you with great fresh coffee sent direct from Nicaragua to your door. All proceeds will go to fund the maintenance and development of the Mountain of Peace; a unique sanctuary of peace and nature conservation where each year thousands of people come on pilgrimage to pray and enjoy God´s creation in very center of the Americas.

Our Coffee of the Cross has a purpose

When you buy a subscription for our coffee you will get great coffee for a great cause! Your purchase is an offering that helps us protect and reforest the Apante Nature Reserve, and paves a way for people to pray a 2 kilometer stations of the cross finding Jesus in the beauty of the Mountain of Peace…

The Mountain of Peace project, through the John Paul II farm, endeavors to create a model of financial self-sustainability using nature friendly crop production. The Mountain of Peace is under the spiritual care of The Franciscan Friars of the Renewal. If you are in Nicaragua, plan a visit and a pilgrimage by calling (505) 2772-6008.

The Mountain of Peace / Montaña de la Paz

The Mountain of Peace marks the visual center of the Americas with a 33-meter/110 ft cross flanked by a 12-meter/40 ft image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, the Empress of the Americas, who reminds us of the true source of Peace, Christ’s victory over evil. Savor the quality of the Coffee of the Cross/Café de la Cruz and thus contribute to an oasis of peace, prayer, education and the conservation of one of the natural treasures of Nicaragua, Apante, Mountain of Peace.