Monthly Archives: June 2016

Handing on the Faith

On Saturday, May 14, 2016, Columban Fr. John Marley baptized Rian Francis Derek Conroy, son of Patrick Conroy and Lauren Coombes, in the Columban chapel at Bristol, Rhode Island. Rian’s parents had brought their baby all the way from Pomona, …

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100 Points of Light – 1943

In 1943, the U.S. Columban Fathers marked their 25th anniversary. They had many accomplishments of which to be proud, and many things of which to be fearful and uncertain. The Second World War was wreaking havoc all over the globe, …

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Myanmar Rebuilding

Recently, we received a note of thanks from the diocese of Mytikyina for the donation we gave towards the completion of St. Michael’s Church at Brigade Hill in Ka chyi Htu parish, Myanmar. Construction work was completed by the end …

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Daily Prayer – Our Lady of Rest

Hear, O Blessed Virgin, the prayers which we address you, Our Lady of Rest, as we are mindful of that maternal love in which you receive your children. It is by your powerful intercession, O Mary, that our hearts and …

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Weekly Prayer – The Splendor of Truth

O Mary, Mother of Mercy, watch over all people, that the Cross of Christ may not be emptied of its power, that man may not stray from the path of the good or become blind to sin, but may put …

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Daily Prayer – The Splendor of Truth

O Mary, Mother of Mercy, watch over all people, that the Cross of Christ may not be emptied of its power, that man may not stray from the path of the good or become blind to sin, but may put …

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Daily Prayer – Prayer for the Gospel Message

Father you have provided the means by which the life of your Son has come to us. Thank you for the Gospel and keep our ears open to hear it new each day. Amen.

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Daily Prayer – Replace Hatred with Love

Lord, God of peace, who has created man, the object of your kindness, to be close to you in glory, we bless you and we thank you because you have sent us your beloved son, Jesus, making him the paschal …

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Daily Prayer – I Loved You Like a Mother

As a little child, I loved you like a mother. Now that I am old, my love for you has grown. Receive me in heaven as one of the blessed, and I will proclaim that I have obtained such a …

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Daily Prayer – Mary Our Strength

O Virgin, fair as the moon, delight of the angels and saints in heaven, grant that we may become like you and that our souls may receive a ray of your beauty, which does not decline with the years but …

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