The following resources have been made available for you to help promote World Mission Sunday at your Parish during the month of October.  Some of these materials, such as the posters and guides have already been mailed to your parishes.  Below we also provide content for parish web and bulletin editors.

•• WMS Parish Guide

 The 2017 Parish guide provides supporting content for Parishes to aid in a successful World Mission Sunday celebration.  The Parish Guide includes instructions, parish bulletin and pulpit announcements, a liturgy guide and more.  The Speaker Guide provides helpful notes for speakers, facts and more. Both are in english and spanish.

Download 2017 Parish Guide (PDF)

•• WMS Posters

Posters for the 2017 World Mission Day celebration were mailed to parishes in September.  The posters are two sided; with english on one side and spanish on the other.  Digital versions of the posters are available below for printing and posting online.

Click to download the Poster for WMS 2017 (english version)
Click to download the Poster for WMS 2017 (spanish version)


•• For Parish Website & Bulletin Editors:  Promoting WMS

Parish bulletin announcements in MS Publisher for you to use in your parish bulletins, includes clip art.

>> World Mission Sunday Weekend Bulletin Announcements in English & Spanish (in MS Publisher)


•• Additional Resources:  Pope Francis’ on World Mission Day

>> “Mission at the Heart of the Christian Faith” – Message of Pope Francis for WMS 2017

>> “La misión en el corazón de la fe cristiana” – Mensaje del Santo Padre Francisco para WMS 2017