Padres Misioners de la Caridad
(Missionary Fathers of Charity)
Mission: The order of the priests was founded to provide priestly service to the poorest of the poor, spiritual assistance to the Missionaries of Charity and to spread Mother Teresa’s spirituality and mission.
Number Served: 2,000 monthly
Director: Father Sergio Clavijo
Location: Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
SHI Partnership Began: 1985
In 1984, Mother Teresa founded, with Fr. Joseph Langford, the Missionaries of Charity Fathers. Their purpose is to give priestly service to the poorest of the poor, spiritual assistance to the MC Family, and to spread Mother Teresa’s spirituality and mission. The Fathers became a congregation of diocesan right in Tijuana, Mexico in 1992. The Missionaries assist the community by providing them with spirtual, emotional and physical support. For additional information about this partner, please visit them at: http://www.mcpriests.com/index.htm.
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