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December 1, 2019

Six Sisters of Mercy and a Marist priest from one family

In the Celebrating 90 Years section of the July MM, it was mentioned on p. 41 that in the February 1942 issue, six daughters from the McDonnell family of Greymouth became Sisters of Mercy, a son became a Marist priest, the eighth wanted to become a religious but decided instead to look after her mother, and that “no mention was made of what happened to the ninth child”.… More

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Fr Petitjean held over

The second part of the series about Fr Jean Baptiste Petitjean will be published in the December MM. Apologies!

An MM Blooper!

Apologies for an inaccurate caption on page 43 of the October MM. The caption beneath the picture in the left hand column should have read, “Fr John O’Neill SM meets the Governor General, Sir Bernard Fergusson”.… More


Change of address?

We often have magazines sent back to us with messages on them such as ‘empty house’, ‘no mailbox’, or ‘gone no address’. If you are moving and you wish to continue receiving the MM, please let us know your new address by ‘phone, email or letter.… More


At Villa Santa Maria, the Society of Mary General House in Rome, two Christian Syrian Refugees are staying. Mafoud and Feraz arrived through the ‘Humanitarian Corridor’, a pilot project run by the Community of Sant'Egidio, in collaboration with the Federation of Evangelical Churches and the Waldensian and Methodist Churches.… More

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