Our Mission Work in 2019

Learn more about our mission work in all corners of the globe.


Eight Years Without a Priest: Fr. Eric Ankamah on the Joy of Parish Life

By Fr. Eric Ankamah SVD on January 28, 2019

The crowd was ecstatic. There was cheering and dancing. Little children threw flowers at me, and people reached out for a handshake as I made my way to the welcome arch. This was the jubilant mood the day I arrived ... Read More

Fr. John Cudjoe Tells the Story of the Arnold Project

By Fr. John Cudjoe SVD on January 25, 2019

The Arnold Project, which provides social services for needy families, is named in honor of St. Arnold Janssen, founder of Divine Word Missionaries. The project operates in three parishes in Guayaquil—St. Arnold ... Read More

Fr. Mariusz Pacula Describes How One Woman’s Conversion Brought a Whole Parish Together

By Fr. Mariusz Pacula SVD on January 23, 2019

About a year ago, my cell phone rang in my pocket while I was in Tamale shopping for my mission, Christ the King parish in Gushiegu, Ghana, which was sixty-five miles away.

The urgent call ... Read More