Beyond The Beacon

20: On a mission! We hear from one of our parishes about service in Appalachia

August 17, 2023 Diocese Of Paterson Season 1 Episode 20
Beyond The Beacon
20: On a mission! We hear from one of our parishes about service in Appalachia
Show Notes

Join Bishop Kevin Sweeney and Communications Director Jai Agnish for episode 20 of Beyond The Beacon, a podcast of the Diocese of Paterson, N.J. They welcome three parishioners from the faith community of St. Joseph in Mendham, N.J., to discuss their annual mission trip to Appalachia.  Mark Tosso is the director of the middle school and high school youth ministry program at St. Joseph’s. Lynne Connor is a trip co-director and adult volunteer. Hannah D’cruz is one of the youths who has participated in the mission trip several times.  They are among a large group of volunteers from the parish who, in partnership with local organizations, mission to Paintsville, Ky., to repair homes for struggling residents.

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Produced by Jai Agnish and Bishop Kevin Sweeney for the Diocese of Paterson. 
Engineered and edited by Jai Agnish. 
Illustrations by Dennis Dalelio.
Music by Jai Agnish.

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