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Memorial Mass for three Columbans buried in Lahore

Last month four Columbans from the Pakistan Mission Unit travelled to Lahore for a Memorial Mass for the three Columbans buried there, writes Fr...

AITECE looks forward to renewed activity in 2022

The Volunteer Teachers for China, a Columban-sponsored programme also known as AITECE, has been facing a number of challenges due to the Covid-19 pandemic,...

Fr Hugh MacMahon’s new book to be published in August

Fr Hugh MacMahon’s new book, ‘Voices from the Desert: The Lost Legacy of the Skelligs' will be published by Columba Books in August. According to...

Two Cubans

Cuba is in the midst of an economic crisis. Sanctions and the Covid-19 pandemic have led to deteriorating living conditions, electricity outages and acute...

Murder of a Landless Farm Worker

Columban missionary Fr Daniel O’Connor writes about the killing of a landless farm worker in a dispute over water and wood and the fear...

A Picture Speaks a Thousand Words

Columban lay missionary Hazel Angwani is from Bontoc, Mountain Province in the Philippines. She is currently on mission in Pakistan. She writes about a...

Fr Jason Antiquera: Artist and Columban

Fr Jason Antiquera is a Columban missionary from the Philippines, who is working in Korea. Over the course of the first six months of the Covid-19 pandemic, Fr Jason began working on an icon of Saints Peter and Paul for the Columban seminary in Seoul. The request to paint the icon, he explains, came at […]

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 […]