Missionary Zeal

June 16, 2014

Pope’s World Mission Day Message: Humanity Needs Christ

The Holy Father said World Mission Day, Oct. 19, is an 'occasion to rekindle the desire and the moral obligation' to take part in the life of the Church.

December 3, 2013

Pope Francis: A Church Without Joy Is Unimaginable

The Church’s mission is to transmit this message, which brings authentic peace, the Holy Father said in his Dec. 3 homily.

August 8, 2013

Steppe Sisters: Consolata Missionaries Celebrate 10 Years in Mongolia

The missionary order is fulfilling a 700-year-old request from Kublai Khan to evangelize the Mongol people.

August 7, 2013

Pope Francis Calls for Courageous Christians to Work in World Missions

‘The men and women of our time need the secure light ... that only the encounter with Christ can give,’ the Holy Father said.

August 6, 2013

Archbishop Gomez: U.S. Catholics Would Do Well to Honor Missionaries’ Legacy

The shepherd of Los Angeles addresses bringing the Gospel to the current culture, immigration reform and priestly formation.