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  • December 2018 Cover 27th November 2018

    December 2018 Far East Out Now

    In the December 2018 issue of the Far East we uncover the plight of children forced to scavenge on a rubbish dump, we appreciate a young girl’s efforts to help flood victims in Peru and we follow the journey of a migrant couple fleeing Cuba.

  • Tim Mulroy SSC 24th November 2018

    Greetings for the Feast of St Columban

    The new Columban Superior General, Fr. Tim Mulroy, sends greetings from Hong Kong for St Columban’s Day, 23 November, and marks the closing of the Columban Centenary Year.

  • Columbans at the NJPN Conference 24th November 2018

    Columbans support Justice and Peace Networking

    The National Justice and Peace Network of England and Wales (NJPN) held its quarterly meeting at CAFOD’s London offices last Saturday. The Columban Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) team was represented. 

  • img-San-Colombano (web450) 22nd November 2018

    Celebrate the life of St. Columban

    St. Columban is the patron of the Missionary Society of St. Columban and his feast day is the 23rd November. We invite you to celebrate his life and legacy, as we draw to a close a year of grace and thanksgiving for 100 years of Columban Mission.

  • adventcand51 (web450) 15th November 2018

    Pathways: Hope for the Journey

    The Columbans in Australia have produced this excellent resource for the Sunday of Advent 2018, called ‘Pathways: Hope for the Journey’.

  • Bob Mosher 14th November 2018

    Fr. Robert Mosher reports from U.S.-Mexico border

    The Columban Mission Center has opened its doors to some of the thousands of refugees processed by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) over the past three weeks

  • Photo 21 11th November 2018

    ‘Women, Faith and Dialogue’

    Mauricio Silva, IRD coordinator for the Columbans in Britain, shares about an Interfaith Event held on Saturday 10th November in Sparkbrook, Birmingham, part of celebrations to mark 100 years of Columban mission.

  • Catherine Bridgwood 1st November 2018

    Introducing our new Faith in Action Volunteer

    Catherine Bridgwood is the new Columban Faith in Action Volunteer, based in Birmingham.

  • cross-celt 26th October 2018

    Reflections on Mission for November

    Week 1, Spirit of God
    Week 2, Warped Values
    Week 3, Ecological Conversion
    Week 4, Mission Spirituality

  • inmemoriam candle (web450) 24th October 2018

    Those Who Journeyed With Us

    During November we invite you to join us in prayer for those members of the world-wide Columban community who have died during the past year, including the following Columban missionaries.