Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns

Representing Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers, Maryknoll Sisters, and Maryknoll Lay Missioners
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  • Sri Lanka children - Jim Stipe
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  • Altar in Palestine - R Rodrick Beiler

Events

64th Anniversary of Korean War Armistice

Date: 
Jul 27, 2017

The armistice was signed on Jul 27, 1953 to temporarily suspend the Korean conflict that broke out in 1950. Since then, no peace treaty has been signed to officially declare the end of the war.

To sign the Korea Peace Petition, go to www.endthekoreanwar.org. 

For analysis on current options for peace on the Korean peninsula, read:

http://maryknollogc.org/article/korea-moving-crisis-peace

Blessed Archbishop Oscar Romero

Date: 
Aug 15, 2017
Location: 
Birthday

Blessed Archbishop Romero was born on July 27, 1917.

In the Scripture reflection for the Twelfth Sunday of Ordinary Time, returned Maryknoll Lay Missioner Debbie Northern, who lived and worked for eight years in El Salvador and now coordinates the formation of new Maryknoll Lay Missioner candidates, reflects on the courage of the great prophets, Jeremiah and Oscar Romero.

http://maryknollogc.org/resources/scripture/twelfth-sunday-ordinary-time...