- The March for Children’s and Women’s Rights April 15, 2016 By Fr. Shay Cullen Jessica Mary, along with thirty other recovering child survivors of sexual abuse and human trafficking, marched down the streets of Olongapo City on International Women’s Day. They carried a banner that declared “Olongapo City Home of the Most Empowered Women in the World for Human Rights.” The teenagers ... Read More
- The Spirit of a Missionary March 22, 2016 A few weeks ago Maria Johnson, Director of Hispanic Ministry, sent a note to Columban Father Maurice Foley asking him to write some articles about his missionary experience. Following 20 years in Korea and 36 years in Latin America, Fr. Maurice returned to his home country of Ireland. Following please find Fr. Foley’s response to ... Read More
- Rising from the Ashes March 22, 2016 Parola is one of the largest shanty-towns in the Philippines. It is in the capital, Manila, on a long stretch of low-lying land between the Pasig River and the busy North Harbor shipping terminal. It is the home to some 4,000 families. On March 2, 2015, a fire which started from an unattended flame, swept ... Read More
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