• Fr. Charlie Dittmeier featured in La Croix International
    March 07, 2019 pm31 7:02 pm, by Meinrad Scherer-Emunds
    Father Charlie Dittmeier, a diocesan priest and member of Maryknoll Lay Missioners, was featured in La Croix International, the new website of La Croix, the prominent French Catholic daily. The article highlights his 19-year tenure as co-director of the Deaf Development Programme in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Find the article here. ...
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  • Aim high: From flying missions to living mission
    March 07, 2019 pm31 12:26 pm, by Meinrad Scherer-Emunds
    Marilyn Kott (class of 2015) was featured in the December 2018 issue of Checkpoints, the magazine of the Association of Graduates of the U.S. Air Force Academy. In the story Marilyn says, “The teamwork, problem-solving skills and self-confidence I gained at the Academy and in the Air Force prepared me well for this work. We’ve learned not to worry too much about what we can’t do and focus instead on ...
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  • Salvadoran TV features lay missioner’s soy project
    January 08, 2019 am31 11:50 am, by Meinrad Scherer-Emunds
    Last year Maryknoll lay missioner Ann Greig was interviewed on Salvadoran TV about her innovative soy project. Here is an excerpt:    You can watch the entire interview at:  Many thanks to Ann Greig and Francisco Figueroa (Agape TV Canal 8)....
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  • National Catholic Reporter covers Sending
    December 22, 2018 pm31 5:36 pm, by Meinrad Scherer-Emunds
    The National Catholic Reporter’s Peter Feuerherd reported on the Dec. 8, 2018 Sending Ceremony in the Annunciation Chapel of the Maryknoll Sisters. Please read more here....
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  • CNS on the Class of 2018 and its Sending
    December 22, 2018 pm31 5:08 pm, by Meinrad Scherer-Emunds
    Read Catholic News Service’s  coverage of the Sending Ceremony and Maryknoll Lay Missioners’ new Class of 2018. Published here at catholicphilly.com: http://catholicphilly.com/2018/12/news/national-news/maryknoll-missioners-sent-out-to-create-more-just-compassionate-world/  ...
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  • ‘Maryknoll, miracles and medicine’
    December 06, 2018 pm31 8:47 pm, by Meinrad Scherer-Emunds
    The Catholic Post, the diocesan newspaper of the Diocese of Peoria, Illinois, features Susan Nagele’s 33-year career as Maryknoll lay missioner physician in East Africa and her current educational and advancement work from Urbana, Illinois. Read more here....
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    13 new Maryknoll missioners to be sent forth
    December 04, 2018 am31 10:36 am, by Chris Keavney
    Dec. 8 Sending Ceremony to launch 12 Maryknoll Lay Missioners and one Maryknoll Sister on their overseas missions OSSINING, NY – On Dec. 8, 2018, 12 Maryknoll lay missioners and one Maryknoll sister will celebrate the beginning of their mission journeys in a joint Sending Ceremony. The ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. in the Annunciation Chapel of the Maryknoll Sisters in Ossining, New York. This Sending Ceremony marks ...
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  • Maryknoll Leadership Statement on the Migrant Caravan
    November 05, 2018 pm30 6:50 pm, by Meinrad Scherer-Emunds
    All four branches of Maryknoll call on U.S. leaders to ‘respond with compassion and dignity worthy of our nation’ WASHINGTON, DC — As the migrant caravan that began in Honduras on October 12 made its way toward the United States, the leadership of Maryknoll Sisters, Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, Maryknoll Lay Missioners, and Maryknoll Affiliates released a statement (see below) asking the leaders of the United States to “listen to ...
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  • MKLM in National Catholic Reporter
    March 29, 2018 am31 10:10 am, by Ayde Lyons
    Loan assistance programs help post-grad volunteers during years of service Maryknoll Lay Missioner Anne Berry demonstrates emergency care in the skills lab at Bukumbi Hospital’s maternity ward in Tanzania. CLICK HERE to read the full article....
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  • MKLM in El Salvador – Rick Dixon
    March 26, 2018 am31 8:00 am, by Ayde Lyons
    Jean Donovan’s Guitar This past December, Maryknoll Lay Missioner Debbie Northern (working at our central office in Ossining, NY) asked me to write an article about Jean Donovan – how her life and legacy live on in El Salvador. Since I never personally met Jean before she died, I felt Debbie’s request would be a nice way to get closer to Jean, to search for and discover her spirit, alive, among ...
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