A Salvadoran funeral during COVID-19
The coronavirus pandemic is hampering global public health efforts to treat and control the spread of malaria, HIV, and tuberculosis in Africa.
It is the simple moments of shared connection that give hope during these times of darkness and uncertainty
Carol Honerkamp Zuccarino has been volunteering at El Paso’s Annunciation House for more than six months.
‘Project Lorax’ will provide sustainable development and a livelihood for 100 families, while planting 40,000 new trees.
Lay missioner reflects on her part in the decades-long public health campaign to “Kick Polio Out of Africa”
Despite uncertainty, fear and a sense of powerlessness, hope continues to anchor lay missioners in Haiti.
Latin Americans value close family ties and togetherness, which make self-quarantining particularly difficult.
Rich Tarro reflects on joy and grace in the midst of suffering.
Video about Maryknoll Lay Missioners’ inspiring, multifaceted work in Africa, Asia and the Americas
30 months into his service in South Sudan — and 30 years after first traveling to the country — Gabe Hurrish reflects on why he is there.
How Elizabeth’s life changed forever, thanks to a lay missioner’s legal advocacy — and the prayers and support of many
Maryknoll lay missioners in Bolivia team up to bring together needs and resources for creative new ministries with people living with disabilities.
Returned missioner Jet Birondo-Goddard continues to sow “seeds of peace” in her Maryknoll-inspired journey
How does the human spirit remain hopeful when suffering seems to have no end?
Missionaries of Charity home in rural Cambodia responds to new challenges during COVID-19.
Official statement by Maryknoll Sisters, Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, and Maryknoll Lay Missioners
A young Brazilian man’s life and death are a window into Brazil’s inequality and systemic racism.
Today’s Maryknoll presence at the U.S.-Mexico border continues the legacy of hope built by a previous team that worked there from 1995 until 2009.
A video featuring physicians Anne Berry and George Stablein talking about their experiences as Maryknoll lay missioners in Tanzania
Heidi Cerneka on the May 12 decision by the U.S. government to close the door on asylum seekers indefinitely.
A poem for George Floyd, for Ahmaud Arbery and for all — by a fed-up millennial
While teaching during the COVID-19 crisis, returned missioner Steve Pohl applies what he learned in Bolivia from wrestling with shortages, grief, sudden changes, and the need to improvise.
‘Breaking the fast’ and ‘feeding the hungry’ take on new meaning during COVID-19
A medida que la cuarentena de Bolivia afecta más a las personas sin hogar, Juan Gómez y Cortney Freshwater están proporcionando comidas diarias.
Margarita Duran continues to teach immigrant children and encounters food insecurity in one of the main epicenters of the pandemic.
In Mombasa, Kenya, the pandemic is putting many additional pressures on families surviving day by day.
Steve Veryser reflects on his discernment into mission and how God ‘caught’ him.
Karen Bortvedt Estrada interviews lay missioners every other Monday at 11 am EDT.
Vocational school in Mombasa rallies to support its students and families during the COVID-19 crisis
A reflection for Laudato Si’ Week (May 16-24, 2020) from El Salvador
COVID-19 is separating people from their families—an occupational hazard familiar to all missioners
Recording of the April 29, 2020 live panel presentation with three Maryknoll lay missioners
As Bolivia’s quarantine hits those who are homeless the hardest, Juan Gomez and Cortney Freshwater are providing daily meals.
An analysis by Susan Nagele for the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns
Tawny Thanh reflects on the readings for this Fifth Sunday of Easter, Mother’s Day
Video interview with Liz Mach on protecting girls from female genital mutilation, child marriage and other forms of gender-based violence
Do it right, or the devil will come and dance in your home!
Stranded in a remote area of South Sudan, Gabe Hurrish encounters the Toposa people.
Liz Mach helps Tanzanian diocese fight female genital mutilation, child marriage and other gender-based violence.
Lay missioners in the Tanzania region have been helping prepare for COVID-19 through several initiatives that sew protective face masks.
Two of her clients released from ICE custody after lawsuit
Fourth Sunday of Easter: Susan Nagele preaches on the Good Shepherd.
Immigration attorney Heidi Cerneka urges release of nonviolent detained migrants
Board member Anita Klueg offers a video meditation for these COVID-19 times
Rick Dixon worries about civil rights during El Salvador’s state of emergency and reflects on the unsatiated eucharistic hunger in his parish.
Missioner family adjusts to sheltering-in-place by moving ministries online
Becca Muder reflects on the ‘Road to Emmaus’ story
An Earth Day 2020 reflection: What if we took environmental destruction as seriously as COVID-19?
A report on the ‘Discerning Through Service’ retreat at the U.S.-Mexico border
Cover story features lay missioners combating climate change
Board member Bob Carlsen has felt the pull of the Maryknoll spirit since grade school.
Five Maryknollers reflect on what it’s like to be a young adult lay missioner
A prayer of commitment to our covenant with creation
Maryknoll lay missioners accompany the most affected, teach sustainable practices and raise awareness
On the perils for older detainees in ICE custody.
Maryknollers in Haiti sew protective face masks for their community.
Finding new ways to “love thy neighbor” during Bolivia’s COVID-19 lockdown
Spending an unusual Holy Week in Mombasa, Kenya, during COVID-19
In the midst of the pandemic, communities are coming together to live out the message of hope in the resurrection
Having suffered for generations, South Sudanese are mentally prepared for this coronavirus.
In an informal settlement in Kenya, bars of soap and an emergency fund to help families through the pandemic
This week’s Khmer New Year is the most important holiday in Cambodia.
COVID-19 renews the question: How can a loving God let so many people suffer and die?