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Our Changing Church: a Columban Priest’s Journey

Teresa Pirola of Catholic Outlook speaks to Columban missionary Fr Patrick McInerney about his address to the Annual Shoah Memorial Service hosted by the...

Historic Columban ‘Come and See’ programmes

On Saturday 23 July 2022 Columban seminarians and their formator held two ‘Come and See’ programmes in Fiji, writes Fr Frank Hoare. The day-long face-to-face...

Fr Pat Visanti on life as a Columban missionary in Pakistan

Columban missionary Fr Pat Visanti is from Rotuma, a Polynesian island in Fiji. On a recent visit home he shared with our Columban seminarians...

Nonviolence or Non-existence?

Columban Fr Patrick Cunningham is a member of the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative and the Catholic Solidarity Movement for Peace on the Korean peninsula. He...

Van Diemen’s Land, Monserrat, Barbados, Devil’s Island, Gulag, Gitmo, Manaus, Rwanda

The ongoing debate over the British Government's decision to deport those seeking asylum in Britain to Rwanda has thrown up all kinds of reasons...

Mr Zawng – the Village School Teacher

Mr Zawng is interviewed by a Columban who wishes to remain anonymous and asked what he learnt from being a member of the Catholic...

Columban Migrant Ministry Chile – Part 2

Columban Migrant Ministry in Chile – Part 2 explains how Pope Francis has influenced the development of the migrant house and migrant work within the Catholic church. Columban missionary Fr Daniel Harding gives a tour of St Columban’s House of Hospitality for Migrants. The video also includes interviews with some of the migrants living in […]

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 […]