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November 1, 2017

Columban Fr. Chris Saenz

Fr. Chris Saenz is a native of Bellevue, Nebraska, and belongs to the Missionary Society of St. Columbans (commonly known as the Columban Fathers).  He never felt a priesthood vocation when he was young.  In reality, Fr. Saenz did not participate much in the Church during his youth.  However, at the age of 21 he had a conversion experience after reading the book, The Song of...

October 2, 2017

Maria Lyn Almiranez (front row, right) with her Clinical Pastoral Education graduation class in December 2015.

I have many aspirations in life. Some of them I have already achieved. I am happy every time I achieve a goal. But every time I achieved something, I felt there was still something missing. I was searching until I became a Columban lay missionary. Here, I recognized what I was missing – a sense of belonging.

September 1, 2017

Lola once visited us with her grandchildren on a motorcycle.

Who is she? We asked our grandmother pointing to my mother. “My sister. You are the teacher.” My grandmother mumbled and whispered in her already weak voice.

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