This week's scripture reflection was prepared by lay missioner Christine Perrier.
This week’s Middle East Notes contains articles concerning the continuing Israeli/Palestinian peace negotiations, the hope and possibility of a two or more nation federation, the isolation and unawareness of U.S. Jews to the suffering of the Palestinians, opposition to U.S. military intervention in Syria, Pope Francis’ plea for peace among nations through encounter and dialog, and other issues.
This issue of NewsNotes includes articles about the threatened strike against Syria, increased human rights abuses in Guatemala, and children lost in the migration/asylum system, and many others.
This week's scripture reflection was prepared by Chris Bodewes, who served as a lay missioner in Kenya.
Chad Ribordy and his family live in Brazil where they served as lay missioners.
This reflection, by Fr. Dan McLaughlin (Brazil), is also found in A Maryknoll Liturgical Year (Year C).
Middle East Notes for August 1, 2013.
Middle East Notes for July 18, 2013
More on Secretary of State Kerry's efforts to promote peace between Israel and Palestine ...
Joanne Blaney has served as a Maryknoll lay missioner in Brazil for many years.
Fr. Leo Shea has served as a missioner in several locations, most recently in Jamaica.
Fr. John Northrup wrote this reflection in 2010; it is also published in A Maryknoll Liturgical Year (Year C), available from Orbis Books.