Maryknoll Magazine Winter 2022

Our Winter 2022 issue focuses on how Maryknoll missioners are responding to the crisis of displaced people clamoring for asylum on the U.S.-Mexico border, as well as stories about the newly elected leaderships of the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers and the Maryknoll Sisters, and more.

FEATURED STORIES

Focused on Maryknoll missioners around the world working in solidarity among the poor and marginalized. Articles include issues of importance to people the missioners serve and to the Catholic Church.

Passion for People at the Border

Passion for People at the Border

Maryknoll community in El Paso addresses humanitarian crisis through ministries for migrants and border communities.oralis Salvador boarded a train in Kenya, headed to Nairobi. “After 19 years in Africa with Maryknoll Lay Missioners, my contract was ending,” Salvador says. “I...

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Giving Birth to Jesus Today

Giving Birth to Jesus Today

Challenging conditions surrounding Jesus' birth parallel the challenges facing single mothers in developing countries today.   In the Christmas readings, we hear of an unmarried woman becoming pregnant with a son who will be a light in a land of gloom.  The stories...

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Teaching With Love in the Andes

Teaching With Love in the Andes

Maryknoll lay missioner helps students stay in the countryside of Bolivia.hen Leonardo Mamani Villa started school at 6 years of age in Tacopaya, an indigenous town in the remote rural highlands of Cochabamba in the Bolivian Andes, he struggled. Leonardo, whose first language...

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NEWS

Latest news from mission sites and countries around the world.

Philippines Bans Child Marriage

Philippines Bans Child Marriage

Law signed in the Philippines prohibits child marriage and allows authorities to impose heavy punishment, including up to 12 years in prison.

PHOTO MEDITATION

Spirituality

Partners in Mission

MISSIONER TALES

Vignettes from the lands of mission, told by Maryknoll missioners and volunteers. These popular little stories are sometimes funny, often moving and generally inspiring encounters with people on the margins.

Missioner Tales, Winter 2022

Missioner Tales, Winter 2022

T here were no Christmas trees in northern Peru where I served as a Sister of Charity in mission. But there were nacimientos, Christmas crèches, that adorned the humblest of homes. Elaborate Nativity scenes were constructed with the heavy brown paper of cement bags...

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ORBIS BOOKS SPOTLIGHT

Community

World Watch

Readers’ Responses

IN MEMORIAM