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Our future hope

“Our Future Hope” New Hostel for Malawian Girls As seen in Comboni Missions Summer 2019, page 17 By: Lindsay Braud Near a Comboni Mission in Lunzu, Malawi, there is a nursing school. Every day, Father Jean-Marie Munketalingi, mccj, would watch as students made their daily five-kilometer journey to school. This was a

Keeping the Faith

by: Kathleen M. Carroll The members of the Monroe Ladies’ Auxiliary still gather to support the Comboni Missionaries— decades after the seminary closed. Barb Heising was just helping out a cousin. “She had been helping out with the booklet for the [Comboni] festival. She was moving out of town and asked if

The Hard Road Back

Fr. Joseph Bragotti, mccj One September I traveled to Denver to spend ten days with a group of priests, religious, and laypeople with whom I share a common life experience. We were all missionaries who served abroad and then “returned home.” Well, you may say, what’s the big deal about returning home?

Computers for Togo

Sister Rita recently ordered 12 computers for her students at St. Francis de Sales technical school in Kpalime, Togo. When they arrived, only one computer worked. For a school with 100 students, one working computer will not suffice. When Marty Klenke of St. Susanna Parish in Mason, Ohio heard about Sister Rita’s

Happy Mother’s Day

Mothers are special, there's no doubt about it. Mothers come in all varieties - our Blessed Mother, sisters, aunts, friends - and every one of them is a blessing. That's why this Mother's Day we asked our missionaries to share memories of their mothers. We hope you enjoy this very special Mother's