"What we would like to do is change the world make it a little simpler for people to feed, clothe, and shelter themselves as God intended them to do. But the more we do, the more we realize that the most important thing is to love."
Quarterly On-Line Newsletter
The Fall issue of MissionsLA, the Mission Office quarterly on-line newsletter, is now available. Click here to download a pdf of this informative document. Acrobat Reader, free from Adobe, is needed to view and print this document.
To receive a quarterly e-mail with links to these articles, click here. Our on line newsletters will keep you current about recent issues going on locally and internationally as they relate to the bigger picture of missions.
Check our web site frequently and let us know what you think. Together we live out that gift and call we have from Christ who has baptized us for the world. I look forward to hearing from you. - Fr. Dave
Unique Web Rosary Focuses on Mission
In the Holy Fathers message for World Mission Sunday he calls on all the faithful to pray the Rosary. Our Los Angeles Mission Office has added a special section to our web page for a World Mission Rosary. (This will also be available on CD). Images of missions and missionaries punctuate our reflections on the life of Christ lived throughout the world. We offer this to the community of faithful as a way to pray the Rosary daily or anytime, as a people reminded that our baptism unites us we remember always that we are baptized for the world. Click here to view.
Every Baptized Person Must Be A Missionary
John Paul II asserted that the mission is not something restricted to a few; all Catholics must become missionaries. To view the full text of his statement,
Lay Mission-Helpers Video
To view a brief video on the work of Lay-Mission Helpers, click here.
Past Issues of MissionsLA Newsletter
Summer 2003 (pdf only)
Spring 2003 (pdf only)
Fall 2002 (pdf only)
Summer 2002 (pdf only)
Spring 2002 (pdf and on-line version)
Winter 2002 (on-line version only)