January 12, 2016

Maryknoll Lay Missioner Dee Dungy, pictured in late January, embraces one of the women she works with through her ministry to provide compassionate care and basic services for the elderly in a forced eviction resettlement area outside of Phnom Penh, Cambodia. New members of the 40-year-old Maryknoll Lay Missioners organization recently began 10 weeks of training and orientation. (CNS photo/Sam Stanton, courtesy Maryknoll)

"Everything is mercy; nothing is devoid of compassion."

- Tracy Kemme's adaptation of a quote from Pope Francis, as discussed in Mercy: The best of who we are, published on Global Sisters Report