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From Brother to Father…Meet Father César Muñoz, S.T.

On Saturday, January 14, 2017, Brother César Muñoz became Father César Muñoz. His ordination in Puerto Jiménez, Costa Rica, marked his transition from Missionary Brother to priest. Brother César was born in El Salvador. The youngest of five children, he went to public elementary school and earned a scholarship to a Jesuit high school. He … more

“Mission Year”…Time Spent Learning How To Be Of Service.

As we celebrate the last of 30 days of All Souls Masses and the Thanksgiving holiday, we want to keep ever present in our minds and in our hearts that as missionaries we are called to serve — to be present and aware of all those in need. Being of service is at the core … more

Our Haitian Brothers, Pierre and John, Enter Novitiate.

The last few months have been quite busy! Several of our seminarians moved to different stages on their path to becoming Missionary Servants, with some even being ordained Missionary Servant priests. There is more good news! Two young men received their habits and entered the Novitiate in Huitzila, Mexico, on September 24th. Both young men— … more

Age Does Not Limit The Good Works We do.

Father Judge Missionary Cenacle (FJMC,) named after our founder, is the final home for many of our aging priests and Brothers after serving many years of mission service. Right now, we have 17 men residing there. Recently, Father Stephen Giorno was reminded of the legacy each Missionary Servant leaves behind when he found himself a … more

Father Roberto Mena, S.T., our very own Missionary of Mercy

Sometimes our priests and Brothers have the opportunity to share their talents outside of our missions— reaching even more people with the Good News of our Lord. You may have heard that on Ash Wednesday of this year, in response to the Jubilee Year of Mercy that he proclaimed, Pope Francis sent forth 1,000 priests … more

Celebrate with us…

Please keep Alexander Díaz, Raúl Vásquez and Gustavo Baloco in your prayers. Alexander and Raúl will be ordained to the priesthood tomorrow, August 27th, at the Minor Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Chiquinquira, La Estrella, Colombia. And, if you would like to commemorate this special day by making a gift in their … more

June Novitiate Report from Brothers Victor and Ernesto

Our Lady of Guadalupe Novitiate Holy Trinity, Alabama, USA May the Grace and Peace of the Holy Spirit be with us forever. Dearest brothers and sisters, As we come to the close of our Novitiate year, we share our June 2016 report. Please keep us in your much appreciated prayers as we promise you ours. Our … more

Missionary Servant Candidate, Nick Torres, reflects on summer mission experience.

The Missionary Servants are trying something new this summer. Two candidates from the pre-novitiate house in Riverside, California, are spending time on missions outside the United States. Charlie Felix is serving with our priests and Brothers in Colombia, while Nick Torres is steeped in mission life in Loiza, Puerto Rico. Nick was kind enough to … more

Brother Ernesto Sandoval reflects on life-changing mission experience.

My experience in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, was life-changing. To be precise, it was a shift of perspective caused by living the Gospel. Though my time in Honduras was very short—or so it felt —it was absolutely exceptional. I was with Fr. Alexis Zuniga, S.T., and Jorge Soto, a member of our lay community from Costa Rica. … more

Meet Father John Edmunds, S.T.

Born in Baltimore, Maryland, on May 14, 1949, Fr John Edmunds is the eldest of six. Father John knew he wanted to be a priest very early in life. The idea of serving the people of God in the priesthood was given a concrete shape when a Missionary Servant priest visited him at his home … more