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Fr. Ho Lung & Friends present “MOSES” The biggest Jamaican Musical Ever on Stage!


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Diary of a Ghetto Priest: Abortion: The Murder of the Holy Innocents

I love our country. I love our people. I do not believe we are living our lives as true Jamaicans. We are a Christian people; we are rooted in a Judeo-Christian tradition – wealthy countries do not want this. We do not believe in murder. Murder is the most horrible…

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Give the Best Love for them!

By: Alan Lane, North Carolina A little over a month ago I was fortunate to revisit the Missionaries of the Poor and their “homeless” residents after my first visit last August. Both times I was struck by the humanity, dignity, beauty, and joy exhibited by so many of these people…

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Diary of a Ghetto Priest: The Ghetto Comedian

In the ghetto, there is so much comedy. Yesterday at Good Shepherd, after lunch, I sat with two, then three, suddenly there were seven of our homeless and myself sitting around in a circle.  Donovan, a little dwarf, now 25 years with us, about 45 years old, 4 feet tall…

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“Blessed are the Merciful, for they will be Shown Mercy”

By: Fr. Bill Swengros, Pastor of St. Paul Catholic Church, Tampa, FL I first heard of the Missionaries of the Poor from my cousin. He couldn’t contain his excitement as he shared about the Missionaries of the Poor and all they do for those in need throughout the world. A…

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Doing Small Things with Great Love

By: Marki Tauceda, Tampa, FL “Not all of us can do great things, but we can do small things with great love.” Mother Teresa I love this beautiful quote from St. Mother Teresa. This was my sixth mission trip, my first to Jamaica. I worried about what I had to…

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