The Coronavirus Pandemic has spread across the world, leaving uncertainty in its wake. Like everyone else, Columban missionaries are adapting to life during this crisis. Below are reflections, prayers and stories of Columban missionaries as they respond to life's challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Columban Lay Missionary Noh Hyein "Anna"

When I was in the Philippines, I was assigned to two parishes, St. Peter Parish, Shrine of…

Columban Fr. Donal O'Keeffe

The impact of Covid-19 on the formation House was immense! Students returned at the end of...…

Workshop in Fiji

From May 11-13, 2020, a small group of Columban companions represented by myself...


reaching out to parishioners

Hello! My name is Fr. Marco Henriquez, and I am a Columban priest living and working in the…

Columban Fr. Frank Hoare

Columban Fr. Frank Hoare gives 10 insightful tips to staying stress free during the Coronavirus…

Columban Fr. Frank Hoare

Columban Fr. Frank Hoare talks about our frustration surrounding Coronavirus restrictions. The…

The sixth in the series of Columban Prayers for the World during this worldwide coronavirus…

Fr. Edward O'Connell

On the 15th March, a Sunday evening, the President of Peru declared a State of Emergency from…

The fifth in the series of Columban Prayers for the World during this coronavirus pandemic,…

Columban Fr. John Boles, Peru

The third in the series of Columban Prayers for the World during this worldwide coronavirus…

Fr. Sean Conneely, South Korea

The fourth in the series of Columban Prayers for the World during this coronavirus pandemic,…

The second in the series of Columban Prayers for the World during this worldwide coronavirus…