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The Adventure Of Being A Maryknoll Missioner
Having served in East Africa for many years the sight of Kilimanjaro has always captured my imagination. As one passes[...]
Reflecting Upon An Experience in Kenya
One morning, while serving as a Maryknoll Lay Missioner in Kenya, I stood at the side of a rural dirt[...]
A Diary of a Vocation Minister
Here’s a good story for you. As a new member of the Maryknoll vocations team I traveled for the first[...]
And Now We Prepare For Pentecost
Former Superior General, Fr. John Sivalon, once described Mission this way: A tangle of twigs lies drying in the sun,[...]
Maryknoll 2020 Holy Week Mission Discernment Retreat
  To assist those looking to the future with an eye towards Catholic mission service overseas we will be offering[...]
A Grateful Maryknoll Missioner Bids Farewell To His People In China As He Returns To The United States To Serve In Vocations
Fr. Rodrigo Ulloa recently returned to the U.S. to serve with us in vocations ministry.  The following is a touching[...]
A Message From Pope Francis
"The mission of the Christian in the world is a mission for all, a mission of service, which excludes no-one;[...]
The Overseas Training Program
As part of the training to become a priest or a Brother we have an Overseas Training Program where we[...]
Two New Candidates For Maryknoll
We have accepted two new seminarians to our Initial Formation Program and it is with pleasure that we welcome them[...]
Maryknoll Society Fall Vocations Retreat – Chicago Illinois
We held a vocations retreat at our Chicago Initial Formation Residence over the Columbus Day Weekend.  Retreatants hailed from Texas,[...]
Solidarity with South Sudan
Recently we read a letter from Br. Bill Firman SFC, the Executive Director of Solidarity with South Sudan.  Since gaining[...]
And Now We Prepare For Pentecost
  Former Superior General, Fr. John Sivalon, once described Mission this way: A tangle of twigs lies drying in the[...]
Maryknoll Ordains A New Priest And Welcomes A New Brother
    We proudly welcome Fr. Jonathan Hill M.M. and Br. Ryan Thibert M.M.  Jon was ordained on June 1st[...]
MARYKNOLL PODCASTS
  For several years now we have been broadcasting podcasts about the transformational experience of a life of mission overseas,[...]
Maryknoll Mission Trips
  Throughout our lives when each of us looks to the future there is always a mixture of excitement, anticipation,[...]
MISSION REFLECTION By Vocation Minister Greg Darr
There is a beautiful line in the film, “Of Gods and Men” – “Let God set the table here.  For[...]
An Invitation to the Maryknoll Autumn Mission Discernment Retreat October 11 – 13, 2019
  Join us for a weekend retreat at the Maryknoll Initial Formation Residence in Chicago.  Located in the Hyde Park[...]
Maryknoll Assigns A New Priest To Vocation Ministries
  Fr. Rodrigo Ulloa-Chavarry will soon join us in vocation ministries.  Born in Guatemala his family immigrated to the United[...]
Five New Candidates for Maryknoll
Maryknoll recently accepted four new seminarians and one Brother’s candidate to our Initial Formation Program and it is with pleasure[...]