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September 30, 2020

Rotuma

After 174 years, the Society of Mary mission in Rotuma ended on Sunday 26 July this year. Representing the Oceania Province, the Vicar-Provincial, Fr Milikiade Rayalu SM, handed over the key to Our Lady of Victory Church, Rotuma, to the Vicar-General of the Archdiocese of Suva, Fr Sulio Turagakacivi, who represented the Archdiocese at the ceremony.… More

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A Faith Greater Than Fear

This article is adapted from the SM Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) blog
jpicblog.maristsm.org
It is used with permission

 

 

 


San Felipe de Jesus Catholic Church, Brownsville, Texas

Here we were: ministering to Central American Minors in their centres and in the parish; taking food, clothes, and provisions to the asylum seekers over the border; and to the poor ‘ranchos’ on the other side of the river, in cooperation with the valiant people there; getting our children ready for First Communion and Confirmation; 30 R.C.I… More

Unusual Kindness on the Mexican-US Border

In January this year, the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity had "Unusual Kindness" as its theme. Here are some stories from Fr Tony O'Connor SM, working with people on the Mexican-USA border, people who have great need of being shown "Unusual Kindness".More

Growing Hope on the Thailand Myanmar Border


“When you have your health you have everything …”

Marist Asia Foundation began HIV Health work in the Migrant Town of Ranong in 2007. Migrants living with HIV AIDS are among the most abandoned in the community. Often abandoned by family, discriminated against at work and in the community, they tend to live in very difficult conditions.… More


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