Kyle Cannone
Categories: Adventures in Mission, Call to Mission

From Washington to Bolivia: Trumbull native shares journey of helping others

By Steve Coulter, Trumbull Times Politics can be a lot more than banter, dissent, and gridlock; at its best, government can serve as a soundboard for people who want their voices to be heard — an outlet for individual frustration and a platform for reassurance. That’s what Trumbull resident Kyle Cannone learned interning at the […]

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Bishop Francis X. Ford, M.M. with children (China)
Categories: Adventures in Mission, Call to Mission, Notable Maryknollers

Bishop Francis X. Ford’s Story Told In New Catholic Almanac

The recently published book, The American Catholic Almanac, is a daily reader about Catholic Americans who helped shape the history of the United States. Within its pages are brief stories about Buffalo Bill Cody, John F. Kennedy, Vince Lombardi and many others. Maryknoll, too, is included, represented by Bishop Francis X. Ford.

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Father Gerard Hammond, M.M. delivering medicines (North Korea)
Categories: Adventures in Mission, Aiding Those Most in Need, Call to Mission, Notable Maryknollers, Peace & Social Justice

U.S. missionary visits North Korea as silent ‘apostle of peace’

Since the end of the Korean War in 1953, no Catholic priest has resided in the North of this divided peninsula, where autonomous religious activity is effectively forbidden. And no enemy of the communist regime there is more detested or fiercely denounced than the United States.

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