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Columban listed among UCD’s most exceptional alumni

Columban missionary Fr Michael Riordan has been listed among 20 exceptional alumni of UCD’s School of Veterinary Medicine to mark the anniversary of the...

Joy as Second Columban Priest Ordained in the Philippines

We rejoice and give thanks to God for the priestly ordination of Fr Jerry A. Lohera as a Columban missionary priest. On 14 June 2022,...

Celebrating Pentecost Sunday in Wuhan

Having waited for more than two years to receive news of a resumption of Mass for the international community in Wuhan, the announcement of...

China: Rooted in faith, family and community

China's state examination for senior high school students is seen a major event in life, not only for the students but also for the...

The Colonial Racism We Must Protest

While Ukrainians are welcomed to Britain, dark-skinned asylum seekers are deported, like 160,000 Irish, writes Fr Shay Cullen. Colonial crimes and atrocities are always with...

Praying Under an Ancient Ginkgo Tree’s Shadow

In Wuhan, central China, where I live, I frequently visit the Sisters of Our Lady of Hanyang, a diocesan congregation founded by Bishop Edward...

Columban Education in Myanmar

Columban Missionaries have been working with the local church to help educate children in the rural areas of Myanmar since 2009. With the support of our donors, children in Myanmar are able to complete their schooling and move on to higher education. To support Columban work DONATE ONLINE: https://columbans.ie/donate/

Columbans featured on ‘Out & About’ radio programme

Dublin City FM is currently broadcasting a series of programmes featuring interviews with Columbans living in Ireland. ‘Out & About’ is presented by Paul Wright on Thursdays at 1pm on the Dublin station. Last week’s show (21 January), this week’s show (28 Jan) and the Thursday 4th February feature Fr Donie Hogan. Five further programmes […]