Burma (Myanmar) Updates

Thank You from Myanmar

Fr. Noel would like to thank all of the benefactors who prayed for and supported the orphans in Myanmar following the devastating flood last year. With your support, he was able to rebuild the classrooms at the boarding school, set …

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Flood Update from Myanmar

At our Higher Education Center here in Mandalay the students and staff made donations of money, food and clothes, and the students went to one area in Mandalay to distribute the donations. Our students and myself prepared packages of food, …

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Training Formators in Myanmar

“I’m appointed as a formator in the seminary, but I have no training for it. We are expected to help young men to become spiritual leaders, but we don’t know how to go about it. Can you help us?”

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A push for answers in Myanmar

We join with the US Campaign for Burma in celebrating the recent support given by the Obama administration to the establishment of a UN Commission of Inquiry.

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Neglected No More

When I first went to Myitkyina, Myanmar, in 2002, I was overwhelmed by the great need of the people for decent health care. Those suffering from HIV-AIDS, it seemed, were among the most-neglected people. What could I, as a missionary and a nurse, do to help?

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Toward The Common Good

In a Myanmar seminary with few resources, students have to contribute any way they can. Peter La Nu takes care of the rose patch. He hoes around each bush regularly to produce quality blooms that he harvests and takes to …

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Answering Again Myanmar’s Call

Columban missionaries have re-established a presence in Myanmar through teaching, social work and health-care ministries.

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A Different Kind Of Christmas

The simple Christmas celebrations among the tribal people of a Buddhist nation touch the heart of a Columban Sister.

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