Blogs and Articles

Blogs and articles from Britain and around the world written by Columban missionaries and people experiencing Columban mission, covering the broad range of Columban mission themes.

Blogs and Articles by Rosalia Basada


  • RoseReadingRomeColumban 18th October 2014

    Columban’s Day in Rome 2014 by Rose Basada

    by Rosalia Basada

    It was a blessing and privilege for me to participate in the Rome opening of celebrations to mark the 1400th anniversary of the death of St Columban. The Irish saint is the patron of the Missionary Society of St Columban.

  • Rose and  Reem 19th January 2013

    My Inspiration by Rose Basada

    by Rosalia Basada

    A Columban lay missionary in Birmingham pays tribute to an Iraqi asylum seeker who died suddenly in December.

  • walk-of-witness-3 8th May 2012

    Ecumenical Walk of Witness in Birmingham

    by Rosalia Basada

    Rose Basada is a Filipina Columban Lay Missionary based in Birmingham. Here she writes about an ecumenical Walk of Witness which she participated in during Good Friday.