The Missionary Society of St Columban marks a very important milestone in 2018 when it commemorates 100 years since the Maynooth Mission to China was officially founded on 29 June 1918.

President receives contributors to ‘Laudato Sí: An Irish Response’

President Michael D. Higgins received Columban Fr Sean McDonagh along with all the contributors to the book ‘Laudato Si' An Irish Response’ at Áras...

Columban Discovery Weekend 24-25 March

Are you looking for a chance to do something deeply satisfying and worthwhile with your life? Do you have a dream of doing some service...

Picking up the pieces in the Philippines after Typhoon Vinta

Columban missionary Fr Oliver McCrossan and Virgenia O. Vidad of the Pedalling to Live and Green Shelter project give an eyewitness account of the...

2017 saw 98 environmentalists killed for protecting their land

More and more people are being murdered for protecting their communities from miners, loggers and dam builders warns Fr Sean McDonagh, SSC as he...

The Columbans and the student leaders they moulded

An article by Milwida M. Guevara published in the Philippines Daily Bulletin on 12 December 2017. I tried to focus on the celebration of...

Glimmers of Light

It was a privilege for Fr Tomás King to share a last goodbye with a one-week-old baby girl and resulted in an encounter with...

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