World Mission Sunday: Missioners describe life in the field

Oct. 11, 2013, edition In Tanzania Maryknoll Father Daniel Ohmann, native of Greenwald “I spend my time with the Watatulu tribe. The Watatulu are a group of cattle people that has migrated up the Nile River over the centuries. It seems from present Iraq and Iran, perhaps around Abraham’s time. It also seems they must have…

World Mission Sunday: Doing good on earth

Oct. 11, 2013, edition Divine Word Father Fred Timp thinks the theme for this year’s World Mission Sunday celebration — “Do good on earth” — is excellent. “It is certainly what missionaries around the world are trying to do,” said the missioner to Ghana, Africa, who is originally from Freeport. “Proclaiming the word of God…