Category Archives: Missioner Reflection

Julie Lupien Receives First USCMA Award Dedicated to Pope Francis

I had an amazing experience recently at the 2015 Mission Congress in Houston, Texas.  Unlike the usual yearly conference of the U.S. Catholic Mission Association (USCMA), every five years USCMA coordinated a Mission Congress which brings together a large variety … Continue reading

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Monday’s Mission Minute

Dear missioners and friends, All of here at the USCMA office hope that you had a happy and safe Independence Day (U.S.).   We hope you enjoy this week’s Mission Minute.  If you have news that you want to share … Continue reading

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Pope Francis and the Importance of Dialogue

Last year, USCMA’s Mission Conference was about the importance of Interreligious dialogue in Mission.  During his meeting with the delegation from the Ecumenical Patriarch, Pope Francis spoke about how Ecumenical dialogue is also of great importance.  To read the translation … Continue reading

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Pope Francis shares how we can live out Holy Week

Today, Pope Francis spoke to the crowds assembled for his General Audience and spoke about how we can live out the meaning of Holy Week in our lives. Click on the link below to read the Pope’s message. As missioners … Continue reading

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The Conclave Begins

The College of Cardinals has just finished the Mass asking for the guidance of the Holy Spirit as the Conclave begins.  In a few short hours the Cardinal Electors will lock themselves in the Sistine Chapel and have the first (and … Continue reading

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Mission Reflection: A Shared Story

Happy Friday everyone, As we prepare for the weekend take a moment to read a missioner’s reflection about serving the poor and solidarity in Cochabamba, Bolivia.  Thank you to Franciscan Mission Service for sharing this story: Franciscan Friday: Look At … Continue reading

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