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    September Appeal 2018

    Fr. Peter Hughes, Columban Director in Britain, reflects on how our encounters with people ‘on the margins’ of society, away from ‘the centre ground that we occupy in our lives’, can lead us ‘to discover God’. Columbans are called daily to ‘places where differences meet’.

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    Intercessions for the 25th Sunday

    Prayers for the 25th Sunday

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    Intercessions for the 24th Sunday

    Prayers for the 24th Sunday

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    LISTEN! ‘Bonded Slavery’ radio documentary

    Columban missionaries Fr. Tomas King and Fr Liam O’Callaghan are the main feature in a Newstalk radio documentary on bonded slavery in the Sindh province of Pakistan.

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    September/ October Far East Out Now

    In the September/ October edition of the Far East, Fr Tomas King’s relatives visit Mirpurkhas in Pakistan, Fr Willie Lee discusses finding his Columban vocation and we pay tribute to the modest hero Fr PJ McGlinchey.

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    Reflections on Mission for September

    Week 1, Communing with God in Nature
    Week 2, Alienation
    Week 3, Inter-Religious Dialogue
    Week 4, Human Trafficking

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    Warmi Huasi: Establishing a Safety Net (Part 2)

    Fr. Ed O’Connell, a Columban priest from Britain, continues his report on the history, progress and achievements of project Warmi Huasi in Peru.

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    Warmi Huasi: Establishing a Safety Net (Part 1)

    When the women of San Benito voiced their concern over their children’s future saying, “The children, the young children, we have to do something about the children, they are at risk”, Columban Fr Ed O’Connell and the Warmi Huasi team decided to do something.

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    Solihull Faiths Forum meets at Saint Columban’s

    Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth (Nicholas Henry Bourne), Parliamentary Under-Secretary at the Department for Communities and Local Government, and the Wales Office, and Minister for Faith, visited Saint Columban’s in Solihull on 7 August to attend a meeting of the Solihull Faiths’ Forum.

  • Prayer card 2018_Page_1 (web450) 9th August 2018

    Resources for Creation Time 2018

    The Season of Creation 2018 will begin on 1st September, declared the World Day of Prayer of the Care of Creation by Pope Francis in 2015. Ellen Teague of Columban JPIC invites you, your parish and your community to participate.


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Centenary Mass of Thanksgiving 30th June 2018
The Dream and the Journey, A Century of Mission

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Far East Magazine

September October 2018 (full cover)

A Columban Publication that reports on the work of Columban Missionaries, seeking spiritual and material support for our Missions around the world.

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Vocation for Justice Magazine

VOC Newsletter May2018

Vocation for Justice is produced by the Columban Justice and Peace (JPIC) team in Britain covering a wide range of issues including Environmental Justice, Patenting Life, Migrants, Mining and UK Poverty.

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