Tag: Missionaries

Letters – October 26, 2017

Letters – October 26, 2017

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Urban missionaries?
Engaging lay leadership
Transgender considerations

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Dialogue with Muslims, defend human dignity, pope tells missionaries

Dialogue with Muslims, defend human dignity, pope tells missionaries

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Missionaries are entrusted with bringing hope to poor Christian communities while building bridges with Muslims and protecting human rights, Pope Francis told a group of men and women missionaries.

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Mercy … to the ends of the earth

Mercy … to the ends of the earth

| Deacon Mickey Friesen | October 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Where are the mission fields today? How do we know where to go to bring the Gospel to our world? We could take inspiration from Jesus’ parting words to his friends, “ … you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, throughout Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth” (Acts 1:8).

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Home Missions strengthen Church in United States

Home Missions strengthen Church in United States

| Deacon Mickey Friesen | April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Since the early 20th century, Catholics in the United States have generously sent and supported missionaries all over the world. These efforts made it possible for God’s word to be seen and heard. This support allowed the sacraments to be celebrated in some of the most remote places on earth. The faith was handed on to new generations of seekers. We have played a vital role in training future leaders of the Church in mission areas.

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We are called to be missionaries of faith and joy

We are called to be missionaries of faith and joy

| Deacon Mickey Friesen | October 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

We just completed hosting a delegation visit from our partner Diocese of Kitui, Kenya. This eight-year-old partnership of solidarity between our two dioceses is designed to build relationships, exchange gifts and share faith.

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Witnessing Faith

Witnessing Faith

| October 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

St. Joseph the Worker in Maple Grove will host the conference, “Witnessing Faith.” The event will be a day of prayer, learning and sharing with keynote speakers and a variety of enriching, motivating workshops.

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