MOGC joins "pilgrimage for courage and common good" in Congress

On Tuesday, October 15, more than 30 national faith-based organizations, including the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns (MOGC), endorsed a statement directed to the U.S. Congress, urging the legislative body "to place shared democratic values above short term political expediency, exercise the courage to fund our nation’s government, raise the debt limit without preconditions and get back to work on a faithful budget that serves the common good."

Chile's coup, 40 years later

As we pray on September 11, we remember those who suffered through the 1973 coup in Chile and the subsequent dictatorship.

UN: Voice of youth

At the UN, July 12 was designated Malala Day in honor of Malala Yousafzai, the young Pakistani woman who was attacked in October 2012 for her efforts to gain an education.