"Faith without good works is dead." These words of St. Paul have often inspired Maryknollers to work for integral human development in Africa. Improving the quality of human life is indicative of our belief in the holiness of human life and in God's command to use our God-given talents to make this world a better place. Missioners are therefore concerned with improved housing, clean water, reforestation, ecology, and transportation. To see what some modern-day missionaries are doing, visit the links below.