Category Archives: Pope Francis

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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USCMA’s July Mission Monthly

Dear friends,   We hope that you have had a chance to enjoy the last few weeks, whether they have provided you with an opportunity to take a vacation or spend time with family and friends. As summer begins each … Continue reading

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Missionary pope: Francis in Brazil- CNS Video:

Originally posted on CNS Blog:
Catholic News Service looks at the impact of the first Latin American pope’s visit to his native continent. http://youtu.be/KvKyz_8ijCw

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Monday’s Mission Minute

Pope Francis: “Go, do not be afraid, and serve” 2013-07-28 (Vatican Radio):  Celebrating the World Youth Day Holy Mass in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, Pope Francis told those present that it was time to go and to pass on … Continue reading

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Monday’s Mission Minute

Here are a few news stories to get your week started. Are you attending World Youth Day?  If you are, share your stories with USCMA. WYD: Success of Missionary Week and in particular the meetings on peace July 22, 2013, … 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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Monday’s Mission Minute

Check out some of the news from around the world: Pope Francis’ first encyclical to be published on July 5th 2013-07-01 Vatican Radio (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis’ first encyclical “Lumen fidei”, will be published on Friday 5th of July. The … 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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