November2011

November 2011 Newsletter

Signup for this Newsletter October 2011 | Vol. 4 Issue 12 A Worthwhile Mission Cause In Fiji, one gets many chances to join in the rituals and merriment of the festivals of other religions, particularly that of Hinduism. Out of …

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Pakistan Flood Update

When the floods began in Pakistan in late July 2010, the Columban fathers, Sisters and lay missionaries living and working there began to respond to the devastation. With the generous aid of Columban benefactors like you, they were able to …

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CCAO Welcomes New Outreach Associate

CCAO Welcomes New Outreach Associate It is my pleasure to welcome and introduce you to the newest member of the Columban Center for Advocacy and Outreach team, Brian Radziwill.   Brian joins us with a variety of cross-cultural mission experiences.  His …

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If Christ had one Kingdom message

If Christ had one Kingdom message that drove the powerful and wealthy among the Jews absolutely bonkers, it was:  Show Me, how you treat the prostitutes, other than by stoning them to death; how you treat the illiterates, other than …

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A Worthwhile Mission Cause

Last year Father Dan O’Connor, a Columban missionary priest working in Pakistan, brought home to New Zealand a number of Nativity Banners created by women in the Parish of Badin in the Sindh Province. He reported that the women were …

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Return to the Dark Ages

It’s back to the dark ages for the hysterical tabloid press in Metro Manila where the bellowing newscasters and commentators are condemning street children and children in conflict with the law as criminals. The most strident commentators call for the …

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