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May 18, 2019 - The Mass of Prayer and Remembrance for Mariners and People of the Sea will be held at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC.
May 22, 2019 - The National Maritime Day Celebration will be held at the U.S. Department of Transportation in Washington, DC.
June 27-30, 2019 - The 17th Annual Igbo Catholic Community USA (ICCUSA) Convention will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church In Fremont, CA. If you wish to take out an ad in the brochure, please see the flyer for more information.
July 24-27, 2019 - The 20th African Conference of Catholic Clergy and Religious in the United States (ACCCRUS) Annual Convention will be held at the Fairfield Inn & Suites in Fairburn, GA. The theme of the event is Sharing Our Story: The Contributions of African Catholic Clergy and Religious in the United States. To register for the event, complete the online registration form. If you wish to take out an ad in their ad journal, please complete an ad journal form.
August 8-11, 2019 - The Kenya Catholic Community in America's (KCCA) 8th Annual Swahili Mass and Convention will be held in Washington State. Check back for more information.
August 13-16, 2019 - The North American Maritime Ministry Association (NAMMA) Annual Conference will be held in Charleston, SC.
September 27, 2019 - Feast of Our Lady Star of the Sea.
October 11-12, 2019 - The 1st National Association of African Catholics in the United States (NAACUS) Regional Conference will be held at St. Rocco's Catholic Church in Newark, NJ. The theme of the event is "Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening" (1 Samuel 3:10).
November 2019 - The Subcommittee for the Pastoral Care of Migrants, Refugees and Travelers meeting will be held in Baltimore, MD.
November 11, 2019 - The Apostleship of the Sea (AOS) Breakfast with the Bishops will be held in Baltimore, MD.
December 12, 2019 - Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
Pastoral Care of Migrants, Refugees and Travelers (PCMRT) - View past and current issues of the PCMRT e-newsletter in the e-newsletter archive.
Apostleship of the Sea (AOS)
The Catholic Migrant Farmworker Network (CMFN)/La Red Católica del Campesino Migrante - (CMFN) sends out a biannual newsletter. La Red Católica del Campesino Migrante envía un boletín bianual.
United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)
To Go Forth - a blog from USCCB's Department of Justice, Peace & Human Development
Caribbean Catholic Community
March 11, 2017- Caribbean Catholics of North America (CCNA) hosted their annual Lenten retreat at St. Michael the Archangel Church in Silver Spring, MD.
African Catholic Community
June 12-14, 2015 - The African Heritage Conference sponsored by the Archdiocese of Richmond was held at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel in Richmond, VA.
April 24-26, 2015 - The 13th Annual Igbo Catholic Community USA (ICCUSA) Convention was held in Brooklyn, NY.
October 19, 2014 - The 1st Annual African Heritage Mass was celebrated at St. Cyprian Church in Philadelphia, PA. The Archdiocese of Philadelphia sponsored an African Heritage Mass for the African community of Philadelphia. Read the news article and view pictures in the archdiocesan newspaper about the event.
April 25-28, 2013 - The 11th Annual Igbo Catholic Community (ICCUSA) Convention was held in Raleigh, NC.
Apostleship of the Sea (AOS)
Visit the Apostleship of the Sea in the United States webpage for more information about upcoming and past events.
The Catholic Migrant Farmworker Network (CMFN)/La Red Católica del Campesino Migrante - For more information visit their website or Facebook page. Para más información, visite su sitio web o página de Facebook.
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is the United Nations agency responsible for the promotion of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism. For more information on events going on year-round, visit their website.
National Advisers Meeting
The National Advisers Meeting was held on July 10-12, 2014 at the Theological College of the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. Religious leaders and advocates from around the nation gathered to discuss the future of pastoral care for migrants, refugees, and travelers in the United States.
Bishop J. Kevin Boland sent greetings from the Holy Land
Bishop J. Kevin Boland, Bishop Promoter of the Apostleship of the Sea (AOS), sent his greetings from the Sea of Galilee as the bishops continued their peace pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2014.
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