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Amazonia Synod 6: Australian Aboriginal People offer hope and reconciliation

Columban missionary, Fr Peter Toohey, is based in Australia. He has been a chaplain in West Australian prisons over the past 23 years and...

Former Columban rectory in Ballymun transformed into a pastoral centre

A new pastoral centre in Ballymun, which was officially opened by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin last Friday, will help nurture a sense of...

People of Faith and the Destruction of Biodiversity

Columban missionary Fr Sean McDonagh says reading the Global Assessment Report is "a chilling experience" as it spells out the appalling damage which humans...

Lenten Reflection by Fr Sean Dwan: Fast and Breakfast

Several years ago, on my first visit to Pakistan I made a big social blunder. A Muslim acquaintance arranged to meet me after breakfast,...

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...

On Mission in Hong Kong

Kevin Sheerin is a Columban lay missionary from Ireland and served in Chile since 2011. He was appointed as a member of Lay Missionary Central Leadership Team in Hong Kong in 2018.

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 […]