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Now One Hundred Years Later
With the autumn months comes another change of seasons and the start of a new academic and formation year.  Our[...]
Finding God – A Poem by Sem. Jonathan Hill
Finding God What if God was beyond my constrained Imagination Not limited by lofty words of mindful expression Nor kept[...]
Five Candidates Begin the Novitiate Program
Seminarian Matthew Sim reports: the Spirituality Year candidates started their Inter-Community Novitiate (ICN) program at Techny Towers, home of the[...]
Mission Reflection – The Feast of Corpus Christi in Tanzania
My most recent assignment in Africa took place in the city of Dar es Salaam on the shores of the[...]
Maryknoll Chicago Vocation Retreat October 5 – 7, 2018
Seven men from five States joined us for a weekend retreat at the Maryknoll Initial Formation Residence in Chicago.  Located[...]
Are missionaries really needed these days!
Recently I read a letter from Br, Bill Firman FSC, the Executive Director of Solidarity with South Sudan.  As you[...]
Four New Candidates For Maryknoll
Maryknoll recently accepted three new seminarians and one Brother’s candidate to our Initial Formation Program and it is with pleasure[...]
A Precious Moment
Many people used to come to my office door at the Catholic Chaplaincy of the Muhimbili University of Health and[...]
All in God’s Time
Seminarian Jonathan Hill shares a reflection having completed two years of overseas training in Tanzania, East Africa and now residing[...]
Maryknoll Chicago Vocation Retreat October 5 – 7, 2018
Join us for a weekend retreat at the Maryknoll Initial Formation Residence in Chicago.  Located in the Hyde Park area[...]
How About A Short Term Mission Trip As You Look To Your Future
As men discern their futures and look at the possibility of embracing the missionary life several seek out opportunities to[...]
Mission Discernment Retreat
Beginning Holy Thursday March 29th, we conducted a mission discernment retreat for men and women contemplating becoming priests, brothers, lay[...]
Finding God
By Jonathan Hill   What if God was beyond my constrained ImaginationNot limited by lofty words of mindful expressionNor kept in a[...]
A Call to Love
By Joshua Mutende Maondo   “Kama vile baba alivyonipenda mimi, nipenda mimi, (nami) nilivyowapenda ninyi kaeni katika pendo langu.”  Every time[...]
Brotherhood in Mission
By Br. Ryan Thibert   Hello, my name is Ryan Thibert I have been with Maryknoll now over 6 years.  I[...]
Preparing for Pentecost
By Fr. Mike Snyder, M.M.   Former Superior General, Fr. John Sivalon, once described Mission this way:These words reminded me of[...]
Holy Week Vocation Retreat at Maryknoll
Join us during Holy Week for a weekend retreat at the Maryknoll Center in New York, exploring a life-path of service[...]
What is Lent?
Lent means “Spring” and is the Christian season of repentance and preparation beginning with Ash Wednesday and finishing 40 days[...]
Maryknoll’s Newest Member, John Siyumbu
Congrats to Maryknoll’s newest member, John Siyumbu, who took first oath to the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers this past weekend!More...John[...]