Mission Life

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Wise Missioner: Father Bob Dalton

A journalist once called him a “circuit riding priest.” The writer was speaking of Father Bob Dalton’s service to a […]


Wait in Joyful Hope: Advent Reflection

By Brother Joe Steen Two types of people in this world wait in different ways: bus people and plane people. […]


Reunion at ‘The Farm’

You never know what impact a mission experience can have. On a weekend early in October a robust group of […]


Wise Missioner: Father Rollie Hautz

You can see why Father Rollie (Roland) Hautz is called Glenmary’s “official storyteller” even at age 92. It’s a mile-a-minute […]


Glenmarians revisit their roots

Glenmary President Father Dan Dorsey led an excursion over the summer to an important site in Glenmary’s history, St. Martin […]


A priest stranded at an airport

By Glenmary Father John S. Rausch Another one of Murphy’s Laws: All flights from home go smoothly; returning flights get […]


Glenmary volunteers a crucial part of mission

Ask Glenmary volunteer director Joe Grosek why he does what he does and he’ll point in two directions: to the […]


Grayson: A Success Story

Six years after Glenmary returned sacramental care of Carter County, Ky., to the Diocese of Lexington, longtime parishioner Jean Bowe […]


Parishioner Profile: Ramirez at home at St. Michael

Like most of the Latino members of St. Michael the Archangel parish, the Glenmary mission in Erwin, Tenn., Mexican-born Maria […]


Wise Missioner: Father Dominic Duggins

It was a spiritual director who made the difference for Glenmary Father Dominic Duggins. In his twenties, he had been […]