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Name: Jonathan Teixeira
Year: Sixth year missionary
Home state:
Crossword puzzles, playing the ukulele, shape note singing
Isidore of Seville, St. Joseph the Worker, St. Faustina, Bl. John Paul II
Ella Minnow Pea, Adam and Eve After the Pill, Alice in Wonderland (and Through the Looking Glass)
Favorite foods:
Buffalo wings, Sour Patch Kids, lemonade, burritos, pretzels
Greatest memory from College:
Winning a tournament to become SUNY Geneseo’s undisputed Mario Kart: Double Dash Champion
Favorite candy that isn’t made anymore:
purple swedish fish
Jonathan is pictured above with his wife, Amanda.

Name: Melissa Keating
Year: Second year missionary
Home state:
St. Louis, MO (Go Cards!)
Hobbies: Reading, writing, hiking
Favorite saints: St. Catherine Laboure, Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati, St. Luke, St. Joseph and St. John
Favorite bible verses: Psalm 18, Ex 14:14, Jn 9
Favorite book: The Robe, Harry Potter, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, anything by Jacques Philippe
Favorite movies:
The Godfather Trilogy and The Muppets
Random fact:
I was a vegetarian for a year in middle school. I’ve been making up for lost time ever since.

Name: Jeff Stephens
Year: Second year missionary
Home state:
Favorite book:
  My Visit to Hell, by Dr. Paul Thigpen
Best part of waking up:
  The blood of Jesus in your cup (going to Mass!)
  playing music, going to concerts, and watching EWTN really late at night.
Favorite Bible verses:
John 6:53-54, John 6:68
What do you always carry in your pockets:
  keys, phone, rosary, tissues, wallet, and chapstick
If you had a boat, what would you name it:
  The White Pearl of Pietrelcina
Favorite saint:
  St. Pio (hence the boat name)

Name: Lindsay Ragole
Year: First year missionary
Home State:
Favorite Movie: La Vita è Bella (Life is Beautiful)
Hobbies: Reading, writing, exploring new places and learning new things
Favorite Saints: Father Kapaun Servant of God, St. Gianna, Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati
Favorite Bible verses: Proverbs 31:25, John 8:1-11
Favorite foods:
Apples, pizza, Oreos
Childhood hero: Steve Irwin Crocodile Hunter
Random Fact:
I'm an amateur birdwatcher