Christendom College


Christendom College Missionaries Bring Hope to Banica

From May 21-30, students, alumni, and faculty from Christendom College ventured to the ends of the earth to bring hope to the "poorest of the poor" in the Arlington Diocese's mission territory of Banica, in the Dominican Republic. In 1991, then-Bishop of Arlington, John R. Keating, sent the first missionary priest from the Diocese of Arlington to Banica. Prior to that, the people of Banica, Pedro Santana, and the surrounding campos were without a priest for a period of twenty…