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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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Mission Highlight: The Society of Jesus (Jesuits)

As the Church continues to celebrate the election and installation of Pope Francis, USCMA would like to highlight the missionary activity of the Jesuits, the religious order that he entered as a novice in 1958.  As the first Jesuit to … Continue reading

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U.S. Climate Change Rally: A Firestorm of Hope

by: Amy Woolam Echeverria Sub-zero temperatures could not keep tens of thousands of people (an estimated 50,000) at home on Sunday, February 17, 2013 for a historic rally on climate change in Washington, D.C., The Columban Center for Advocacy and … Continue reading

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Mission Highlight: Maryknoll Lay Missioners

For this week’s Mission Highlight, USCMA would like to celebrate the work of the Maryknoll Lay Missioners, the third member of the Maryknoll family.  As the largest lay Catholic missionary sending organization in the Unites States, the Maryknoll Lay Missioners … Continue reading

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Missioner Highlight: Maryknoll Sisters

This week we wanted to share a bit about the Maryknoll Sisters.  The Maryknoll Sisters were founded on January 6, 1912, and is the first US-based congregation of Roman Catholic women religious dedicated to foreign mission.  After handing over most of … Continue reading

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