Lay Volunteers: Partners in Mission by Jim Lindsay Executive Director Catholic Volunteer Network As we come closer to this year’s Mission Congress, I invite you to reflect on how being missionary disciples calls us to give of ourselves in service to others. I’ve had the privilege of serving as the Executive Director of Catholic Volunteer … More Lay Volunteers: Partners in Mission
Sharing in the Missionary Impulse by the USCCB Catholic Home Missions and Evangelization and Catechesis Offices Greetings from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops staff of Catholic Home Missions and Evangelization and Catechesis! It is with great excitement that we invite you to participate in the 2015 US Mission Congress. The Congress’ theme is: … More Sharing in the Missionary Impulse
For Immediate Release Mission Congress 2015: Catholic Mission Forum Hosts Four Day Congress in Houston Washington, DC, April 30, 2015 – On October 1 – 4, 2015, at the Houston Hotel North in Houston, Texas, fourteen Catholic mission organizations that form a collaborative effort known as the Catholic Mission Forum, convened by the United States … More Mission Congress 2015: Catholic Mission Forum Hosts Four Day Congress in Houston
Missionary Disciples and Mission to Africa in 2015 by Rev. Aniedi Okure, OP Africa Faith & Justice Network Decades ago, hundreds of American men and women went to various parts of Africa on mission, alongside their European counterparts to bear witness to the Gospel. Their witness, especially through educational enterprise, laid the foundation for the … More Missionary Disciples and Mission to Africa in 2015
During the 2010 Mission Congress, Cardinal Oscar Andres Rodríguez spoke about the importance of the Aparecida Document in our lives as Missionary Disciples. Here is a video of his address on “The Continental Mission in the Light of Aparecida.” If you would like to learn more about the Aparecida Document, check out USCMA’s Study Guide … More Looking back at Mission Congress 2010
Preparing for Mission Congress 2015 – Celebrating the Gift of Mission By Fr. Jack Nuelle, MS We have all, at one time or another, placed ourselves in the context of a Gospel scene – been present at the last supper, or pondered with Nicodemus what it meant to be “born from above”, or listened as … More Celebrating the Gift of Mission
Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, invites you to take part in the 2015 Mission Congress in Houston, Texas, October 1 – 4, 2015.