God you send us to be lights in a dark world. With the power of your Spirit and your Word, we have the courage to confess our faith in your Son, Jesus Christ, in whose name we pray. Amen.
The Columbans are a society of missionaries, including priests and lay people, who minister to people of various cultures as a way of witnessing to the universal love of God.
We go in the name of the Church to announce, by deed and word, the Good News of Jesus Christ.