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Name: Jonathan Teixeira
Year: Sixth year missionary
Home state:
Pennsylvania
Hobbies:
Crossword puzzles, playing the ukulele, shape note singing
Saints:
Isidore of Seville, St. Joseph the Worker, St. Faustina, Bl. John Paul II
Books:
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:
  Ohio
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!)
Hobbies:
  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:
Virginia
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