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Maryknoll Affiliate News (278)

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Friday, 30 December 2011 15:56

Maryknoll Affiliates are on Google+

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Expanding our Social Networking presence, Maryknoll Affiliates are now on Google+. If you use Google+, be sure to check out our Google+ page.

Thursday, 29 December 2011 15:55

Meet Maryknoll Days 2012

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People gathered at MaryknollDuring 2012, Maryknoll will offer a unique experience to young men and women to answer the call of Jesus and serve in overseas mission.

Prospective candidates for the four entities of Maryknoll will gather at different locations around the country for a day long program to discern a call to overseas missionary work. Some will come to contemplate a lifetime commitment as a priest, brother, or sister to witness and proclaim Jesus Christ to the poor overseas. Others will come to discern a three year commitment as lay missioners or to join the Maryknoll Affiliates.

All who attend these informative events will learn that Maryknoll is indeed a family committed to heed Jesus' command to go forth to all people everywhere!

Participants will have the opportunity to meet current and returned missioners; and listen to mission stories from those who have worked in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The day long encounter is an opportunity to learn about life as a Maryknoll missioner and begin to reflect on whether God is calling you to ministry in overseas mission.

Click here for more information and to apply online.

Tuesday, 11 October 2011 20:38

NSFA Themes for 2012

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We just received the list of the themes for Maryknoll magazine for next year. As we did with this year, we will follow those themes in Not So Far Afield.

The themes for next year will be:

January/February 2012: Option for the Poor - deadline 11/18/11

March/April 2012: Maryknoll Brotherhood - deadline 1/27/12

May/June 2012: Good Stewardship of God's Creation - deadline 3/16/12

July/August 2012: Refugees and Migration - deadline 5/18/12

September/October 2012: Mission in Partnership - deadline 7/20/12

November/December 2012: Mission in the United States - deadline 9/14/12

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The United States Catholic Mission Association

September 16, 2011

Mission Conference 2011 Early Registration Deadline

If you have not registered for the Mission Conference,"Push out into the deep... Communion and Missionary Discipleship," it's not too late to take advange of the early registration fee. Make sure you register before September 23, 2011, to lock in the early bird rate. There is a lot of excitement about this Conference and we encourage you to spread the word to your mission partners and friends by inviting them to join you at the Conference. To register online for the conference click here or you can call us at 202-832-3112.

Thank you for your understanding and consideration.

We look forward to seeing you in Miami!


The USCMA Staff


Phone: 202.832-3112 • Fax: 202.832-3688
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Website: www.uscatholicmission.org

Tuesday, 10 May 2011 19:26

USCMA Seeks Executive Director

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USCMA LogoThe United States Catholic Mission Association (USCMA) is in search of a new Executive Director. 

The USCMA seeks an Executive Director with strong mission experience who will work with the board to promote the vision and mission of the organization. The position offers numerous opportunities for national leadership in the area of mission and global solidarity.

Monday, 18 April 2011 03:53

Maryknoll Affiliate Website Update

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We have added all Maryknoll Affiliates for whom we have email addresses to our Maryknoll Affiliate Website Update that goes out each Monday. As we explained in the most recent edition of Not So Far Afield, these updates are sent automatically each Monday when there has been new content added to our website the week before.

As we share more information on the website, we felt it important that all Maryknoll Affiliates receive these updates. You can, of course, unsubscribe to these updates by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email.

If you unsubscribe because you are no longer active in the Maryknoll Affiliates, we would appreciate your letting us know. If you would like to use a different email address, you can update your subscription profile from the link at the bottom of the email, too. If you have any questions, comments or suggestions or if you do want to be removed completely from all our mailings, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

USCMA LogoWashington, DC - "Miami is waiting to welcome you to the 2011 Mission Conference 'Push out into the deep... Communion and Missionary Discipleship,'" said Archbishop Thomas Wenski of the Archdiocese of Miami. Capturing the message of the he said, "Inspired by the Gospel of St. Luke, Chapter 5, this call to communion and missionary discipleship is a call to put out into the deep and like the promise of the deep, be surprised by God's bounty."

Tuesday, 01 March 2011 15:44

Website Updates

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You can now get weekly updates on what has been posted to our website.

If you don't come to our website often, but would like to know when something new has been posted, you can now subscribe to our Website Updates. Once a week, you will receive an email with highlights of postings for the previous week. If there are no new posting you will not receive an email message.

So, we invite you to subscribe now to keep abreast of the latest news of the Maryknoll Affiliates. Click here to go to the subscription form.

Joe Santos (Regional Coordinator for California) recommended this article as something that would be of interest to the Maryknoll Affiliates. Read the article "30 years later, Salvadoran martyrs’ struggle for justice lives on" on the National Catholic Reporter website.
Wednesday, 14 July 2010 12:43

Haiti Updates

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It has been six months since the devastating earthquake in Haiti. Some Maryknoll Affiliates have already been back there (we hope to have something to post from them soon). In the meantime, here are some suggested things to read.

Renate Schneider recommended reading Where's Haiti's Bailout?

Yvette Connell, who is going with a friend to Haiti to help a couple who are caring for orphans who are HIV positive, shared the article below (click on Read more…).

You may also want to view this video from Democracy Now: "When Everybody Comes and Has a Solution For Haiti It Only Creates a Problem" - Sister Mary Finnick on Recovery Efforts

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