Impact of Irish climate strikes discussed at Dalgan conference

Today Friday 6th December 2019 marks the first anniversary of the launch of the Fridays for Future climate strike in Ireland. At a conference last...

First Columban ordination for the new Region of Oceania

In the presence of fellow Columbans, family and friends, Fr Teakare Betero SSC was ordained a Columban priest by Archbishop Peter Loy Chong of...

Report by Fr Pat Raleigh on Fr Michael Sinnott’s Funeral

Fr Rat Raleigh recalls Fr Michael Sinnott as “A gentle and humble Columban Missionary who endeared himself to the poor and those who didn't...

Recent deaths in Dalgan

At the Removal Prayer Service for Columban missionary Fr David Wall on Monday 28th October 2019, Fr Pat Raleigh gave the following address. The...

Reflection by Fr Robert Mosher in El Paso: No security in...

Fr Robert Mosher SSC is a Columban priest based at the Columban Mission Centre in El Paso in the US. People were shopping, here in...

Remembering Fr Donal O’Dea

Fr Pat Raleigh delivered the following homily at the funeral Mass for Fr Donal O’Dea at St Columban’s, Dalgan Park, Navan on 29 July...

Columban seminarian Jerry Lohera

Jerry Lohera is a Filipino. He joined the Columban formation programme in 2012 and has just completed his two-year First Mission Assignment (FMA) in Pakistan. The experience was both “enriching” and “affirming” and has given him a different lens on how he relates with people and God.

Remembering Rufus

‘Remembering Rufus’ is a radio documentary which was commissioned by the Columbans, with support from Misean Cara, and broadcast on Newstalk 106 – 108 fm on 16 November 2013. In Easter week 2013, documentary maker Brian Kenny, working in collaboration with Fr Malachy Smyth, travelled to the Philippines with the intention of telling the story […]