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A New Approach to Vocations

This story first appeared in Comboni Missions magazine Winter 2018/19. Comboni Home-Based Seminary Is an Innovative Solution for an Old Problem By: Fr. Jose Alberto Pimentel, mccj I was assigned to be the parish administrator of Holy Cross in South Central Los Angeles almost six years ago. I had already been a missionary

A Year of Extraordinary Mission

This first appeared in Comboni Missions magazine Spring 2019. A Milestone Anniversary to Inspire the Evangelizing Call of All Christians by: Kathleen M. Carroll For a hundred years the Church has marked October as Mission Month. This year it takes on even greater significance as Pope Francis has named it “The Extraordinary Month

World Youth Day Focuses on Migrants

Pope Francis's choice of Panama for the location of World Youth Day 2019 drew international attention to the plight of Central American migrants. Pilgrims from Nicaragua and Venezuela received public and vocal support from their Panamanian hosts. In his final message for the event, Pope Francis seemed to draw a sharp contrast between

Building a Priceless Education

While some families in the United States worry about the cost of expensive private schools, parents in Uganda are laying bricks to make sure their kids have a school to attend. At Immaculate Heart of Mary School in Ocodri Parish, Uganda there are enough classrooms for students through fourth grade. Every year,