We are called by our baptism to announce the Good News with our lives.

~ Joseph Regotti, Maryknoll Lay Missioner


Maryknoll Lay Missioners come from all over the United States and from a wide variety of backgrounds and professions to serve in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.

Our missioners include individuals, families, and  married couples.

They go where they are most needed, transforming lives with compassion rooted in faith.  They live and work among the poor and marginalized throughout the world, proclaiming the Good News through humble service.

Click on the photos below to get to know our missioners and learn how they apply their skills and talents to address the basic needs of the most marginalized members of society.

Africa - Kenya

Africa - South Sudan

Africa - Tanzania

Asia - Cambodia

Caribbean - Haiti

Latin America - Bolivia

Latin America - Brazil

Latin America - El Salvador

United States

US-Mexico Border