U.S. Region Centennial Year Events & Celebraion

Columban centennial logoThe year 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the Missionary Society of St. Columban. Below is a list of events and activities across the United States that are being held in celebration of our centennial. Please join us!

 

 

Date Event Location City
February 11 Centennial Year Mass (11am) & luncheon celebration (Reservations Required) United Irish Cultural Center San Francisco, CA
February 17 Lenten Retreat: The Journey of Conversion ( 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Reservations Required) St. Columbans Bellevue, NE
April 21 Centennial Mass in conjunction with Ecumenical Advocacy Days   Washington, DC
May 13 Sharing Stories of Missionary Vocation and Life; Fr. Kwon TaeMoon (China) & Son SeonYoung, Lay Missionary (Myanmar) St. Adalbert Church Omaha, NE
May 14-20 Centennial Year Celebration of Columban Mission - Daily Presentation on Columban Mission. corpus Christi Parish Rancho Anapra
May 19 & 20 Sharing Stories of Missionary Vocation and Life; Fr. Kwon TaeMoon (China) & Son SeonYoung, Lay Missionary (Myanmar) Korean Martyrs' Church Chicago, IL
May 20 Centennial Year Mass (2pm) followed by a Social (3 – 5pm) S.S. Peter & Paul Church West Chester, PA
May 20 Retreat-Concert by Diego Cabrera on Penticost Sunday Corpus Christi Parish Rancho Anapra
May 26 & 27 Sharing Stories of Missionary Vocation and Life; Fr. Kwon TaeMoon (China) & Son SeonYoung, Lay Missionary (Myanmar) St. Andrew Kim Church Irving, TX
June 2 & 3 Sharing Stories of Missionary Vocation and Life; Fr. Kwon TaeMoon (China) & Son SeonYoung, Lay Missionary (Myanmar) Korean Martyrs' Church Westminster, CA
June 3 Centennial Year Mass (3pm) and Social (4 – 6pm); Presided by Cardinal Blase J. Cupich Our Lady of Perpetual Help Chruch Genview, IL
June 8 Centennial celebration for current and former GMO Co-workers. Guest speaker: Gary Walker St. Columbans Bellevue, NE
June 16 Centennial Year Mass and Dancing for the World Celebration Glendale Civic Auditorium Glendale, CA
June 16 Picnic for all Religious in the Diocese of Providence Columban RRetirement Home Briston, RI
June 29 - July 2 Reunion of former Columbans (By invitation only) St. Columbans Bellevue, NE
July 1 Centennial year Mass and Social; Presided by Archbishop George Lucas Cathedral Church Omaha, NE
August 26 Open Air Family Festival, (12 noon - 8 pm) Columban grounds St. Columbans, NE
August 11 Centennial Year Mass (11 a.m.) followed by lunch Columban's on the Lake Silver Creek, NY
August 19 - 21 Reunion of former Columbans (By invitation only) Columban Retirement Home Bristol, RI
August 26 Open Air Family Festival (12 noon-8 p.m.) St. Columbans Bellevue, NE
October 1 Centennial Year Golf Tournament   Bellevue, NE
October 6 Centennial, Sunday Vigil Mass (6:30 p.m.) and religious concert St. Vincent Church Los Angeles, CA
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Columban logoThe 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.

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Missionary Society of St. Columban
P.O. Box 10
St, Columbans, NE 68056
Phone: 877-299-1920
Fax: 402-291-4984
email: mission@columban.org