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Vatican Conference on Religions & Sustainable Development Goals

Fr Sean McDonagh attended the recent International Conference on Religions and Sustainable Development Goals hosted by the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development and...

The Challenge of Climate Change

The winning video in the 2019 Columban Schools Journalism Competition was produced by Elizabeth Scanlan, a student of Christ the King Girls’ Secondary School,...

Columbans respond to attack on Christchurch Muslim communities

16 March, 2019 To Muslims in Aotearoa/New Zealand and around the world The Missionary Society of St. Columban condemns in the strongest possible terms the terrorist...

Aasia Bibi – Free at Last

Columban missionary Fr Liam O'Callaghan, who lives in Pakistan, writes about the case of Aasia Bibi, a Christian woman falsely accused of blasphemy. On 29...

A Dream and a Reason to Live

Virgenia O. Vidad runs the Pedalling to Live project which was set up by Columban missionary Fr Oliver McCrossan. She relates how the project...

Christmas Present for a Missionary

In the December issue of the Far East magazine, Fr Barry Cairns recalls one of the most delightful Christmas presents he ever received. In...

The Challenge of Climate Change

The winning video in the 2019 Columban Schools Journalism Competition was produced by Elizabeth Scanlan, a student of Christ the King Girls’ Secondary School, South Douglas Road, Cork City. The judges were impressed with the creative narrative she used and the quality of her production which she used with effect to drive home the importance […]

Documentary ‘Ireland’s Unsung Hero’ Broadcast On Midwest Radio

Fr Malachy Smyth has produced a radio documentary on a little known link between Ireland and China which involved Michael Davitt, the Father of the Land League. ‘Ireland’s Unsung Hero’ is presented by documentary-maker Brian Kenny and produced by Fr Malachy. The programme explores the influence and connections between Chinese revolutionary Sun Yat-sen and Michael […]