Month: May 2010

The 400th Year Anniversary of the Death of Fr. Matteo Ricci, SJ

400 years ago today, Jesuit priest Matteo Ricci died in Beijing. One of the pioneers of the Jesuit mission to China, he remains a greatly respected figure for the Church and for the Chinese people. As Thinking Faith marks his anniversary this month, Yves Camus SJ introduces us to...

The Xaverian Missionaries

We created a new video ad to let people know how they can assist in the global mission of the Church through our congregation. Take a look....

A Star Shines in Zimbabwe

Sunrise over the bush. A fresh morning star spilling vitality over scrambling, dry rocks. The African plain: supple and green. Clouds (celestial rapids) racing over an otherwise halcyon sky.Against these, the voice of a woman: clear and strong. Liyana,” she sings. “Yes,” they respond. “Where are you?” she calls....

Happy Mother’s Day

Fr. Mark Marangone, one of our missionaries in Bogota, Colombia sent a link to a video from Colombia celebrating Our Lady in this month of May through the rosary. I found it deeply human and moving, especially coming from young people. May, the month of Our Lady of the...
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