What’s New?

MCA Materials

Check out the new design of the MCA poster, prayer cards and collection boxes.  All these are bilingual, English and Spanish.  Also look into the My MCA Donation activity and the FREE general use rosaries.

October Mission Calendar

Use this calendar to pray every day of October for children in mission dioceses and the missionaries who work with them.  Available in English and Spanish.

World Mission Rosary Activities

In addition to World Mission Rosary coloring pages, kits, videos, and rosary making activities, consider using the Litany of Missionary Saints or Mission Mysteries to pray for the whole world.

World Mission Sunday

One great way to celebrate world mission is with this Meditation on the Saints, which focuses on five missionary saints from the five parts of the world (St. Kizito, Bl. Peter To Rot, St. Kateri Tekakwitha, St. Joseph Vaz and Mother Theresa).

St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Activities

 Mother Cabrini is both a missionary saint and Patroness of Immigrants.  She has close ties to Chicago and 2017 marks 100 years since her death.  Learn more about her remarkable life and share these fun activities.

Discover Your Neighbor Program

A mission engagement resource for Catholic youth, Discover Your Neighbor is an interactive education program for teachers sponsored by the Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers.  The Discover Your Neighbor program empowers young people to become agents of encounter to transform our world.

 Check out our MCA news blogs!

mca news

Learn more about what’s going on here in the office,
and out in the parishes and schools.
Who’s active? What kinds of projects are they involved in?
What efforts are we making to reach out to you!

pray for the world

One of the first and most important aspects
of being a member of MCA is prayer!
Learn a few new prayers that can be shared with youth.
Try out different forms of prayer and prayer activities.

missionary saintsYou will meet new missionary saints.
Look at all the different ways they are missionaries
Men and women, lay and ordained, old and young…
Each one shared God’s love with the world.
mission journalWhat better way to learn about the life of a missionary
than from the missionaries themselves?!
Read over some stories about the ministry of missionaries
and learn about the people they serve.


what do we believe
In here you’ll find mini-lessons about the faith
that lies behind mission in easy-to-understand chunks.
Get the basics and see how they connect
to many other aspects of our faith.

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