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Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America

Overview
Works: 313 works in 450 publications in 2 languages and 8,017 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Conference papers and proceedings  Documentary films  Prayers and devotions  Biography  Records and correspondence  Church history  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 940.5351
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Chungking listening post by Mark Tennien( Book )

2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maryknoll mission letters-China- Extracts from the letters and diaries of the pioneer missioners of the Catholic foreign mission society of America by Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America( Book )

6 editions published in 1923 in English and German and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mosque by MaryKnoll Video Magazine( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fr. Bill Grimm hosts this program, filmed in Cairo, Egypt, introduces a mosque and Muslims and shows that believers in Islam are not the fanatics that the media reports frequently portray
Lives for sale( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program exposes the most painful, disturbing, and hidden dimension of illegal immigration: the growing black market trade in human beings."--Container
Maryknoll( )

in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern mission apostolate; a symposium by Maryknoll Missioners' Conference( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maryknoll missal, formerly published as Daily missal of the Mystical Body( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The business of hunger( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines one of the major causes of world hunger, the export of cash crops in Latin America, Africa, and Asia
Kumekucha = From sunup( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the daily life of Tanzanian women as they seek to take their place in their society, as it is influenced through education and the impact of Western civilization
The Christian challenge in Latin America; a symposium by Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daily missal of the Mystical Body by Catholic Church( Book )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1961 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pattern for rural reform: development potentials of Northern and Eastern Mindanao; a report for the Maryknoll Missionaries by Asian Social Institute( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zeal for your house by James Edward Walsh( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arrested as a 'spy' in 1958 and sentenced to 20 years in prison, Bishop James Edward Walsh was the last American and foreign missioner to remain in China. As director of the Catholic Central Bureau in Shanghai, the former Superior General of Maryknoll was placed under house arrest after the Communist take-over. Later he was subjected to a staged trial. In 1970, after serving 12 years in prison, the Communists unexpectedly released the 79-year-old bishop. ... Collected here for the first time are unpublished Walsh writings recalling his consecration as bishop, his prison years and some recent reflections."--Dust jacket back
In the homes of martyrs by James A Walsh( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kumekucha : Women of Tanzania by Flora M'Mbugu-Schelling( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tanzania's women commonly face the problem of raising their children and providing for them as well; just as commonly, they see their men as problems and burdens. In this program, the women speak out: about the difficulties of their lives, the dilemma they face when their only source of income is brewing beer which is bought by men with the money they ought to be giving their wives as support, the feelings of some women that men are useless to them. What emerges is a society in which there seems to be a total absence of romantic love, sex is hardly an issue, and women find their strength in mutual support
Christianity, a personal mission; a symposium of contemporary Christian thought by Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father McShane of Maryknoll, missioner in South China by James Edward Walsh( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where land is life( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For the indigenous people of Peru's altiplano, the rugged land around Lake Titicaca is more than soil. In spite of centuries of conquest and exploitation, the Quechua and Aymara peoples ... are reclaiming the land as their birthright. At the same time they are rediscovering the traditional methods of agriculture that made this region the breadbasket of Peru"--Container
Proceeding of the Lima Methods Conference of the Maryknoll Fathers : Maryknoll House, Lima, Peru, August 23-28, 1954 by Methods Conference of the Maryknoll Fathers( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starving for sugar( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines biotechnological substitutes for sugar and the human and social price of this scientific progress. The impoverished existence of sugarcane workers is being reduced to a greater state of misery as scientists and large corporations develop and manufacture a cheaper sweetener in the form of high fructose corn syrup
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityMaryknoll Sisters

Ma-li-no hui

Maryknoll Fathers

Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers

Maryknoll Missioners

Maryknoll-Missionsorden

Maryknoll organisatie uit Verenigde Staten van Amerika

Maryknoll Sisters

Maryknoller Missionare

MM

Sociedad Católica de América para las Misiones Extranjeras

Società per le Missioni Estere degli Stati Uniti d'America

Societas Maryknoll pro missionibus exteris

메리놀회

メリノール宣教会

玛利诺外方传教会

Languages
English (108)

German (1)

Covers
Disturbing the peace : the story of Roy Bourgeois and the movement to close the School of the AmericasRevolutionary forgiveness : essays on Judaism, Christianity, and the future of religious lifeThe Maryknoll Sisters in Hong Kong, 1921-1969 : in love with the ChineseThe Maryknoll Catholic mission in Peru, 1943-1989 : transnational faith and transformationWhen saints are lovers : the spirituality of Maryknoll co-founder Thomas F. PriceWhat they taught us : how Maryknoll missioners were evangelized by the poorDiary of a barrio priestThe misfit : haunting the human--unveiling the divine