As Servants of the Word and partners in hope, our mission is expressed through a variety
of ministries in the USA-Canada:
CARE FOR THE POOR
We minister to the people working in the fields of Fresno, California (picking fruits all year round) and offer them catechesis, sacraments and accompaniment.
Our Claretians represent indigenous people from the remote corners of the planet, becoming the voice for the voiceless. Fr. Rohan Dominic, CMF; represent many people and fight for their rights.
We not only advocate for the homeless, but we also underwrite the expenses of accessible living for people who otherwise would not have access to renting a place in the Chicagoland area. https://www.claretianassociates.org/
Our Claretians minister as scholars at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago (Fr. Eddie De Leon, CMF teaches Preaching; Frs. Manuel Villalobos, CMF and Fernidand Okore, CMF, teach Bible). www.ctu.edu
(Claretian Bible Institute of the Americas)
This is a Claretian institute that teaches formal Bible studies to Catholics in the US. at all levels and uses all available media to share their bible classes. www.ibicla.org
Our Claretians serve as Hospital Chaplains around the country. For instance, Brother Larry Moen, CMF, is the chaplain at a hospital in Hollywood, California. https://angelusnews.com/content/brother-larry-moen-looks-back-on-50-years-as-a-claretian-brother
League of Saint Jude
The Claretians serve in one of the biggest Devotional Leagues to Saint Jude. We reach out to thousands of people around the country, offering up our prayers and intentions for them. http://www.shrineofstjude.org
Claretian Vocation Ministry
Through retreats, accompaniment, and mission experiences, we help young people to discover where God is calling them to use the gifts God has given them.We have also Summer Bible Programs for youth and young adults.
We serve in 70 countries in a variety of ministries:-Orphanages-Communities of People with Leprosy, Universities in Brazil and Colombia-Catholic Camps-Claretian Publications ( Devotional Books)-Television Stations in Brazil...
The Claretian Initiative
This is a ministry that provides grants to local organizations and supports after school programs for youth at risk in Illinois, California and Georgia. www.claretianinitiative.org