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Meet Father Mike Snyder

msnyder1Fr. Mike Snyder M.M. is 65 years old and a native of Rutherford and Wayne, New Jersey.  After ordination, he was assigned to Tanzania, East Africa where he served for a total of 26 years.  During that time he was stationed in various mission parishes and most recently he served as the chaplain at the Muhimbili  University of Health & Allied Sciences (the national medical university of Tanzania in Dar es Salaam).  


We are Called !

Pope Francis: "come" and to "go forth"

francisBeing a missionary is not about proselytizing or mere strategy; mission is part of the “grammar” of faith, something essential for those who listen to the voice of the Spirit who whispers “Come” and “Go forth”. Those who follow Christ cannot fail to be missionaries, for they know that Jesus “walks with them, speaks to them, breathes with them. They sense Jesus alive with them in the midst of the missionary enterprise” (Evangelii Gaudium, 266).

Mission is a passion for Jesus and at the same time a passion for his people.