Maryknoll Lay Missioners mourns the death of a great friend and mentor.
Maryknoll Lay Missioners’ largest class since 2005 will serve in Bolivia, Brazil, El Salvador, Kenya, Tanzania and at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Watch the livestream of this year’s Covenant and Sending celebrations for Maryknoll Lay Missioners’ Class of 2021.
Vicki Simon, Becca Muder, and Heidi Cerneka, three Maryknoll lay missioners who call St. Louis...
Publications feature women’s work at the border.
CNS highlights Maryknoll lay missioner’s work in El Salvador and the legacy of the four martyred U.S. church women
Lay missioner’s teaching of shantala baby massage is highlighted by Com Você program.
Cover story features lay missioners combating climate change
On the perils for older detainees in ICE custody.
With Peruvian borders closed because of the pandemic, ‘an infinite abyss’ has opened
Syracuse, Worcester and Hartford dioceses report on new missioners’ Sending.
‘If asylum is the gold standard, withholding of removal is the aluminum standard.’
Maryknoll Lay Missioners and Maryknoll Sisters jointly celebrate and officially send forth five new missioners.
Video of Covenant Mass
Dec. 14 Sending Ceremony to launch four Maryknoll lay missioners and one Maryknoll sister on their overseas missions.
7-minute video introducing four new lay missioners who will be going into mission in Cambodia, Haiti and Kenya.
Robert Ellsberg, Kathleen DeSutter Jordan, Patrick Jordan and Kate Hennessy speak at Dorothy Day gathering at Maryknoll
The Fall/Winter 2019 issue of Voices of Compassion magazine features compelling lay missioner stories
Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns sharply criticizes the U.S. government’s Nov. 4 move to formally withdraw from the Paris agreement
Lay missioner ‘in the middle of one of the most contentious issues’
Amidst so many problems, things happen to restore one’s faith in the goodness of people.
To Richard Gatjens, working for Maryknoll Lay Missioners is an ‘opportunity to do good.’
We must keep our sight, our resources and our hearts focused on this mission, which is God in the world today.
Jill Foster in Haiti reflects on the power of faith as the ‘realization of what is hoped for.’
Appealing for mission both in the U.S. and abroad
Care for God’s creation by supporting lay missioners’ environmental and sustainability work
A celebration of Gerry Lee’s remarkable life, overflowing love, hope-filled activism and generosity of spirit.
Rest in peace, Gerry Lee, long-time Maryknoll lay missioner and national leader in social-justice advocacy
Starting in my ministry of teaching auto mechanics and math
Lay missioners remember Maryknoll Brother John Beeching for sharing his overflowing love of God — and the world.
The mission assembly process allowed God’s imagination to move us into a new vision of mission for the 21st century (July 2022 ‘Ted’s Talk’).
‘Expanded Assembly’ updates the organization’s mission, vision, values and focus for ‘mission at the margins’ in the 21st century
Maryknoll missioners inspire others to be ‘good Samaritans’ to their own neighbors.
There is not much to celebrate on South Sudan’s independence day.
John O’Donoghue’s Summer 2022 mission update
We come to know Jesus’ heart by entering into relationships with people who are marginalized in their communities.
Steve Veryser discovers a unique slice of Tanzanian life — professional volleyball — by reconnecting with a former neighbor.
El Salvador’s state of emergency is especially hard on young people from marginalized communities.
Joanne Miya on simple living, community, joy, inclusion and humility,
A young Cambodian with physical and developmental challenges shines and becomes a role model for others.
How Julie Lawler lives and experiences community with her mission team, colleagues and deaf students.
Struggles and enthusiasm as new addiction recovery support services begin where there have been close to none
If only we notice it, the joy and beauty already present in the world can lift us up when we most need it.
Jill Foster observes that in Haiti, joy is all the more beautiful as it shines through the suffering,
‘Good counsel’ and the kindness of strangers get Joe Loney to his parish mission talk in New Jersey.
A state of emergency, planning the transfer of the soy project and making soy milk at home
Now in their ninth year as lay missioners in El Salvador, Melissa and Pete Altman are shifting their ministry focus,
At Jesuit Refugee Service in Nairobi, Kenya, Dee Dungy witnesses the growing impact of climate change.
The most important thing in accompanying elders is to acknowledge them with love, respect them and listen intently to what they have to say.
What Kenyans can teach us about persevering in the midst of great hardships
Kathy Bond and Flávio Rocha’s retreats facilitate holistic health and help people respond to the environmental crisis.
Emmanuel Napuon recounts how he overcame the obstacles in his path to getting an education.
Maryknoll lay missioners witness to the Spirit who is unsatisfied with structures that oppress and acts to create a new world order.
Debbie Northern shares observations from the border on the ‘crisis of immigration’
Coralis Salvador’s summer 2022 update from her border ministries
Victoria Arce reports on her first five months in Cochabamba
A video in honor of World Bicycle Day (June 3)
A new missioner’s reflection on dignified housing and the value of hope he had taken for granted.
A teacher’s lament after Uvalde
Pentecost appeal for support of Maryknoll Lay Missioners’ border ministries
Christ’s resurrection invites us to embrace peace and unity over division.
Learning from Mary to give of ourselves to others through unrestrained love (May 2022 ‘Ted’s Talk’).
A Mass in the chapel of El Salvador’s largest prison points to hope and a path toward reducing violence, restoring dignity and renewing life.
An immigration attorney’s update from just north of the border
Stories of experiences and encounters in and around Kuron Peace Village
Stories, impacts, challenges and lessons learned at a Kuron Peace Village workshop
Most recently served as executive director of Catholic Charities in Stockton.
Exclaiming resurrection love at a time of profound sorrow and vulnerability (April 2022 ‘Ted’sTalk’)
Learning how to reach out in love — in different languages.
How a stranger helped me encounter God in our mutual vulnerability