Missions

“Jesus keeps knocking on our doors, the doors of our lives. He doesn’t do this by magic, with special effects, with flashing lights and fireworks. Jesus keeps knocking on our door in the faces of our brothers and sisters, in the faces of our neighbors, in the faces of those at our side.”

Pope Francis, 2016 Visit to Cuba

Purpose

  • To promote within the Archdiocese an awareness of missions.
  • To coordinate the collection and disbursement of funds to the National Office of the Pontifical Missions Societies.
  • To coordinate the collection and disbursement of funds to the various missionary organizations participating in the Missionary Cooperative Plan.
  • To organize mission trips to various developing countries and impoverished areas.