Volunteer Interviews

Meet Santiago and Margarita, two volunteers who have come to be part of the Magdala project as volunteers for more than 9 months. Hear about their story and how they got to leave their footprint in Magdala. Interview #1 – Santiago 1) Who are you? 2) Where are you from? 3) When did you come…

Women’s Symposium – March 2016

Magdalena Institute is a developing project dedicated to the promotion of the dignity of the human person, with a special emphasis on the dignity of women.  It will offer seminars, retreats, and presentations based on the historical and religious value of the site.  Magdalena Institute’s mission also includes being a support for people seeking spiritual and psychological…

Letter from Fr. Juan V

Dear Friends of Magdala: Please receive a warm greeting from Mexico where I am currently finishing a long stay due to a back treatment I was receiving here. To my surprise my stay here coincided with Pope Francis’ visit to Mexico who continues to surprise us with his acts of humility, profound humanity, and integrity of life.…

Magdalena Institute

Magdalena Institute, situated in the hometown of Mary Magdalene, derives its inspiration from her.  Through her encounter with Jesus she was healed, had her dignity restored and was commissioned by Jesus to announce the Good News.  Today she is honored as the “Apostle to the Apostles” and offers women of all walks of life a…