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Meet a Missioner – Kylene Fremling – Cambodia – Class of 2017

Today, we continue our #MeetaMissionerMonday series by introducing one of our newest missioners, Kylene Fremling (Cambodia). Kylene jokes that she has always wanted to become, in her words, a professional volunteer. She has a BS in Exercise Physiology from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN. Kylene has served with Americorps in Sitka, Alaska and at a women’s homeless...
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Dia de los Reyes Magos – 6 de Enero

Today we celebrate the El Dia de los Reyes (Day of the Holy Kings – Feast of the Solemnity of the Epiphany). It is a religious observance and not a federal public holiday in Latin American countries. In addition to getting presents from baby Jesus on Christmas Eve, Latin American children receive gifts from the three wise kings (Reyes Magos)...
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Feast of the Epiphany – Jan 6

Today the Church celebrates the Feast of the Epiphany. The word “epiphany” comes from the Greek epiphainen, a verb that means “to shine upon,” “to manifest,” or “to make known.” Thus, the feast of the Epiphany celebrates the many ways that Christ has made Himself known to the world. The Epiphany celebrates four different events: the Baptism of the Lord;...
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