The Association places itself under the patronage of Mary, the Mother of God, Our Lady of Hope.
The Urban Missionaries of Our Lady of Hope is a faith community founded with the purpose of giving glory to God and strengthening Catholic individuals and families through a lay lifestyle committed to performing little works of mercy wherever they live, in union with their local Ordinary.
General Aims and Objectives
To give glory to God by means of daily prayer and works of charity.
To provide its members with the means to sanctify their souls through the devout and careful recitation of the Divine Office and other forms of spiritual exercises, such as daily Mass, daily recitation of the rosary, attending retreats, and participating in weekly faith-sharing groups.
Specific Aims and Objectives
To pray for the return to full communion with the Catholic Church of all our separated brothers and sisters.
To pray for vocations to the priesthood, diaconate, religious and vowed lay life.
To work for social justice for the “least, the last, and the left out.”
To pray for the intentions of all members of the Association.
To recruit applicants for formation in the Association.
To provide material and educational experiences aimed at nurturing members’ spiritual lives and furthering their missionary endeavors.
To form partnerships with local ordinaries for the sole purpose of doing works of charity.
If you are interested in learning more, please call Kathy or Walter Doyle at 508-831-7455 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will try to answer your questions and invite you to an information night where you will learn how to become an Urban Missionary of Our Lady of Hope.