We are an international congregation of women religious, founded by Mother Mary Martin in Nigeria, in 1937. Desiring to share Christ's healing love, we bring health services to people of different cultures where human needs are great.
MMMs are serving in 13 countries around the world, including our newest mission in the Republic of South Sudan. Sisters come from 19 countries and are trained in a variety of health-related professions. With Mary as our model, our special concern is the care of mother and child and the fostering of family life.
News and Events
A staff member in our nursing facility described how she decided to become an Associate MMM, while other staff members and MMM Sisters recently experienced a deepened appreciation of our spirituality in our European Area. You can read these stories in our July e-newsletter.
Global Sisters Report, which features Catholic Sisters and their work around the world, just published an article about Sisters in Rwanda in the years since the genocide. The Medical Missionaries of Mary are mentioned. You can read the article in the link below.
MMM was instrumental in introducing Capacitar to Rwanda. See our October 2016 e-newsletter.
We welcome you to join
the Medical Missionaries of Mary in
prayer. We remember you each day.
Please pray for our Sisters, Associates and staff, who work to bring God’s love and healing in areas affected by conflict and unrest. Capacitar is used as a means for healing.