CTM Background and Mission Statement
The Claretian Teaching Ministry (CTM), formerly known as the Claretian Tape Ministry, is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation, incorporated in the State of California and under the religious auspices of the Claretian Missionaries of the United States Province. The Claretian Missionaries are a worldwide Roman Catholic religious congregation of priests and brothers founded in 1849. CTM was formed in the early 1970’s to implement the evangelical goals of the Claretian Missionaries.
The Mission of the Claretian Teaching Ministry is:
(1) To promote the Catholic Christian religious faith throughout the world through spiritual and phone counseling; seminars and conferences; and Mass homilies and teachings.
(2) To prepare and disseminate Catholic Christian teachings and spiritual literature, including books, booklets, CDs, and DVDs, primarily those authored by our founder, Father John Hampsch, cmf.
(3) To provide funds generated by its programs and activities to help support the Claretian Missionaries of the USA Province.