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Burying the Dead: Mission Acts of Loving Mercy

Glenmary Volunteer Director Joe Grosek knew there would be surprises when he helped move the volunteer program to east Tennessee […]

St. John Paul II

“What really matters in life is that we are loved by Christ and that we love Him in return. In […]

Pope St. John XXIII

He charted the missioner’s course for our era.

Smith leading Catholic-Evangelical relations

In May Glenmary hired Nathan Smith to be the director of Catholic-Evangelical Relations. The job is an important one in […]

Bl. Frédéric Ozanam

  “I want to become better and do good.”

St. Maximilian Kolbe

“The most deadly poison of our time is indifference.”

Blessed Stanley Rother

“My life is for my people,” said this brave missioner priest. “I am not scared.”

Brother Virgil Feeds the Hungry

“Initially we started off with 100 kindergartners and first-graders, figuring they are the most vulnerable.” Now, says Brother Virgil Siefker, […]

William Howard Bishop: Home Mission Dreamer

He was a man ahead of his time. Glenmary’s founder, Father William Howard Bishop, saw that missionary activity is at […]

Ven. Matteo Ricci, SJ

  He cultivated “deep empathy.”