Personal Call

IRA Transfers

President Barack Obama signed the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act of 2010 into law on December 17th, 2010. This law extended the IRA Rollover provision first introduced in 2006 and gives you the opportunity to make …

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Making an impact on others

The Church is the entire People of God, and every baptized person is sent forth to continue Christ’s mission. How have you impacted others with the Gospel values of unlimited forgiveness, justice for the oppressed and liberation for prisoners? Has …

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Opening yourself up for mission

Mission is seriously ineffective until we open up to, get to know and work together with Christians from other Churches and Communities. How have you been reaching out and working alongside other Christians in order to give a common witness to …

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Causes of poverty, and how it relates to our own lives

Poverty damages human beings by denying them what is necessary to live, and is an everyday reality in many of the countries we work in as members of the Missionary Society of St. Columban. Rather than resign ourselves to this …

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The Church is enriched through ethnic variety

Our Church is enriched by the cultures of many peoples, and no longer identified with only one geographical area of the earth. Everything that is good and holy in a particular society’s way of life is welcome in the Church. …

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