Columban Mission Magazine Featured Stories

In This Issue
Here are the latest stories from Columban missionaries around the world working with the poor, homeless and those in need. You can find these stories in the current issue of Columban Mission magazine. New stories will be add each week. 

 

Monalisa

My Vocation Is Love

Not long ago I dared to follow a so called "dream," a dream that became reality when one day I found myself in a place different from my home.

By Monalisa Esteban October 15, 2018
Fr. Kurt with youth ministry leaders

My Favorite Places

When I was ordained a deacon and later a priest, I worked with young people in one parish in the Philippines. One of my favorite places was the parish youth ministry office. There I was able to meet young people and listen to their stories — of struggles, hurts and rejections.

By Fr. Kurt Zion Pala October 10, 2018

Sharing Christ

God is always leading us in every step of our journey. But there are times that we do not recognize His presence because of situations that separate us from Him. This is what I remember every time I find it difficult to understand the things happening in my life.

By Gilda Comayas October 8, 2018

The Columban Centennial Altar Cloth

The next day was more adventurous. Fr. Nilton drove us to Navala, a traditional Catholic village in the mountains over Ba. We got to the bridge just outside the village at 9:30 a.m. A raging torrent kept us from driving over it.

By Columban Missionaries in Fiji October 3, 2018

Where God Leads

As a teenager Ned Galvin enjoyed seeking out adventure with his friends. During one of their hunting escapades, he threw a lasso over a neighbor's cat that was darting across a roof and pulled him to the ground.

By Fr. Tim Mulroy October 2, 2018
In So Many Words

In So Many Words

This year we recall with gratitude the living faith of Columbans and others that has shaped our individual journeys and that of our Society for our first 100 years of mission to the world. Individually, we celebrate our own journeys of striving to be missionary disciples of Jesus Christ.

By Fr. Peter Woodruff October 1, 2018

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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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