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 relating to Worldwide Columban Mission


  • 20170813_112238 20th August 2017

    Invitation to Mission in Pakistan Reflection No.3

    by Nathalie Marytsch

    A small group from this country is spending a few days in Pakistan on a learning experience. Here Ann Wilson, one one the participants, shares some reflections of the group’s journey.

  • rene-boy-eramis-thumbnail 26th December 2013

    The Boys of Balay San Columbano

    by Stephen Awre

    Fr. Don Kill introduces us to the young people in the care of Balay San Columbano in Ozamiz in the Philippines. 

  • ordination-in-china2 12th July 2012

    Ordination in China

    by Fr Denis Carter

    On the mild, sunny morning of 20 November 2011, feast of Christ the King, the auxiliary bishop of Nanning, Tan Yanquan, ordained Paul Zhang a priest.

  • china-1 12th July 2012

    Columban China Mission Unit

    by Fr Denis Carter

    There are 11 Columbans in the China Mission Unit.