November 4, 2018: Thirty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time
Marina was born in Chihuahua, Mexico and grew up in the border towns of Tijuana Baja California and Chula Vista, California. Marina graduated from Boston College Carroll School of Management in 2008 with a major in Accounting and a minor in Latin American Studies. She attended the School of Theology and Ministry, graduating with a master’s degree in Theological Studies in 2010.
In 2010, Marina founded the Montserrat Coalition, an innovative and holistic approach to supporting the needs of low socio-economic students beyond traditional models of financial aid.
In 2013, Marina began working at Catholic Extension Society, a national fundraising organization that financially supports mission dioceses in the United States. Marina’s particular focus is on the development of Hispanic lay leaders within the Catholic Church. At Catholic Extension, Marina travels nationally to serve catholic communities in the poorest and most marginalized areas of the United States.
For the past six years Marina has also volunteered her time at her parish St. Mary of the Angels in Jamaica plain. She has served in a variety of roles such as Parish Council Co-Chair and finance council member as a representative of the Spanish speaking community.
Visit www.catholicwomenpreach.org/preaching/11042018 for Marina's preaching video and text and other preaching.
March 17, 2019: Second Sunday of Lent
March 10, 2019: First Sunday of Lent
March 6, 2019: Ash Wednesday
March 3, 2019: Eighth Sunday In Ordinary Time
February 24, 2019: Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time
February 17, 2019: Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time
February 10, 2019: Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time
February 3, 2019: Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
January 27, 2019: Third Sunday in Ordinary Time
January 20, 2019: Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
January 13, 2019: The Baptism of the Lord
January 6, 2019: Feast of the Epiphany
January 1, 2019: The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God
December 30, 2018: Feast of the Holy Family
December 25, 2018: Christmas
December 23, 2018: Fourth Sunday of Advent
December 16, 2018: Third Sunday of Advent
December 12, 2018: Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
December 9, 2018: Second Sunday of Advent
December 8, 2018: Immaculate Conception of Mary