RSSWorld Mission Sunday

Faces of mission – Sister Kerry O’Reilly

Faces of mission – Sister Kerry O’Reilly

| October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Sister Kerry O’Reilly felt fortunate to be selected to serve 15 years as a missionary for her community, when the Sisters of St. Benedict in St. Joseph opened a mission in Recife, Brazil.

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Faces of mission – Dan McNeil

Faces of mission – Dan McNeil

| October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dan McNeil served as a missionary from fall 1992 until fall 1995 in Novosibirsk, Siberia, Russia, with Franciscan Mission Service, out of Washington D.C.

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Conference to explore relationship between prayer, mission

Conference to explore relationship between prayer, mission

| October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

The archdiocesan Center for Mission is among the organizations sponsoring the conference “Seeking the Face of God,” which will explore the connection between prayer and mission.

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Annual Mustard Seed Grants help overseas missionaries

Annual Mustard Seed Grants help overseas missionaries

| October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

The archdiocesan Center for Mission awarded five Mustard Seed Grants this year to Catholics from the archdiocese who have become overseas missioners for one or more years. The awards totaled $2,800.

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Maryknoll program teaches about missionaries, world

Maryknoll program teaches about missionaries, world

| Anne Neuberger - For The Catholic Spirit | October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Early this school year, at St. Michael Catholic School in Prior Lake, a mixed group of seventh- and second-graders poured over Maryknoll Magazine together.

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Venezuelans, priests celebrate 40-year gift exchange

Venezuelans, priests celebrate 40-year gift exchange

| October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

When priests from Minnesota came to the barrios of San Felix, Venezuela, it made all the difference in the world to Isabel de Troisi.

“I got a new life when the American priests arrived and started evangelizing,” she said between hugs of the Minnesota clergy outside Jesucristo Resucitado Church.

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We are many faces, but we share in one mission

We are many faces, but we share in one mission

| Deacon Mickey Friesen | October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

When you think of “the missions” what images come to mind?

Maybe you are propelled to foreign and remote parts of the world where the people look, talk and act very differently than you.

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