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First Pacifican Columban Takes Charge in Fiji

Fr Donal McIlraith reports on a major development in Columban leadership. On St Columban’s Day, 23rd November 2022, Fr Felisiano Fatu became Vice Director...

Let us remember them

During the month of November we remember and pray for those we have lost during the past year. We invite you to join us in...

Columbans Lift Up Moral Voice at COP27 and COP15

As we approach the conclusion of the United Nations’ COP27 on climate change in Sharm El-Sheik, Egypt, (6-17, November) and anticipate the start of...

Ag Guí ar Son na Marbh

Fr Sean Coyle/Seán Mac Cumhaill writes about finding his great-uncle Lawrence Dowd's grave in Flanders 84 years after he was killed in the Great...

Interfaith Week: Interreligious Dialogue in Fiji

Fr Frank Hoare explains why Fiji needs interreligious dialogue and how Columban efforts are a small contribution towards working for peace in the world. On...

Climate Justice is the Right of the Poor

Climate injustice impacts the innocent poor much harder than the guilty rich and the problem is social, environmental and political, writes Fr Shay Cullen. When...

The Columban Schools Media 2023 Competition

The Columbans in Ireland have launched of their latest Schools Media Competition which this year has the title: Building Peaceful Futures. Watch this video to learn more. The competition is targeted at students aged between 13-18 years old who are invited to demonstrate an awareness and an understanding of conflict in the world today through […]

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 […]