Missionary Cooperative Plan Spotlight: Crosier Fathers and Brothers

The Crosier Fathers and Brothers have been serving the people of Indonesia for nearly 90 years. There are 150 Indonesian Crosiers living and ministering in different areas there. Through their strong commitment to education, the Crosiers founded the first Catholic university in Indonesia. They also established the Holy Cross Foundation, which provides education from kindergarten … Continue reading Missionary Cooperative Plan Spotlight: Crosier Fathers and Brothers

Missionary Cooperative Plan Spotlight: Franciscan Missions

Respect for All CulturesSince coming to the Navajo Reservation at the request of St. Katharine Drexel in 1898, modern Franciscans have served the native peoples of the Southwest in many ways. Respect for the various cultures, and finding ways to preserve and integrate their profound traditions and art into the Catholic faith, has always been … Continue reading Missionary Cooperative Plan Spotlight: Franciscan Missions

Missionary Cooperative Plan Spotlight: Glenmary Home Missioners

Glenmary Home Missioners is the only Catholic missionary society of priests, brothers, and lay coworkers ministering exclusively in the rural and impoverished counties of Appalachia and the South. Father William Howard Bishop founded Glenmary Home Missioners in 1939 to bring the Catholic faith to the underserved home missions of the United States. There were over … Continue reading Missionary Cooperative Plan Spotlight: Glenmary Home Missioners