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15th April 2014
Columban JPIC and lay missionaries challenged military spending in Whitehall, Central London, yesterday. Fr Peter Hughes, Ellen Teague and James Trewby were joined by Nathalie Marytsch, a lay missionary based in Birmingham, and Beth Sabado of the Lay Missionary Programme leadership team in Hong Kong.
14th April 2014
Building bridges between the Catholic Churches of Britain and China
10th April 2014
Columban JPIC is part of the Climate Coalition – formerly known as Stop Climate Chaos.
9th April 2014
The next Global Day of Action on Military Spending will take place on Monday 14 April. Columban JPIC is part of a movement by peace, development and environmental groups around the world which challenges huge military budgets and argues for a major shift of resources towards meeting human needs.
7th April 2014
Catholic Church officials in the southern Philippine island of Mindanao have reiterated their plea to the government to stop the mining of gold and copper in South Cotabato.
2nd April 2014
‘Joy in Enough’ Christian manifesto: economics, as if people and the planet mattered
25th March 2014
Fr. Ray Collier speaking at English Martyrs Church in Sparkhill, Birmingham.
23rd March 2014
Thirty-four red roses were placed beside a bust of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador at St Martin in the Fields Church, Trafalgar Square, on Saturday for an ecumenical service to commemorate the 34th anniversary of his killing.
23rd March 2014
Over 60 people from Lancaster District and around the UK held a vigil at Heysham Nuclear Power station on Saturday, March 8th to mark the 3rd anniversary of the nuclear accident at Fukishima in Japan. In part, they were inspired by Columban Sean McDonagh’s book, ‘Fukushima’.
18th March 2014
Columban missionaries have been thanked for their missionary work in the Philippines by Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, Archbishop of Manila.
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