February 2021

February 2021 Issue


February 2021

By Fr. Thomas Seungwon Nam

My name is Fr. Thomas Seugnwon Nam, and I am a South Korean Columban missionary priest.


By Fr. Kurt Zion Pala

A young girl and her mother went to the riverbank looking for wild vegetables and leaves.


By Fr. Frank Hoare

The Columban Interreligious Dialogue Desk in Fiji was initiated in May 2019. I was asked to advise and guide the coordinator, Ms. Priscilla Magdalin.


By Fr. Jason Antiquera

In his well-received book, The Gospel of Joy, Pope Francis writes: “Each particular Church should encourage the use of the arts in evangelization, building on the…


By Fr. Barry Cairns

God speaks to us through the Scriptures but also through events in our lives.


By Fr. Larry Barnett

Granny MaHong is the aunt of Vesu the parish catechist here in the mountains of central Taiwan where I work among the indigenous Tayal people.


By Animiasi Ravuwai

Since childhood, Holy Thursday for me meant the washing of the feet.


By Peter Sut Ring

The Kachin State is located in the northernmost region of Myanmar and is covered with natural resources and thousands of mountains. Every morning begins with waking up to…


By Becky Feagan

On April 25, 1921 St., Mary’s Catholic Church, Bellevue, Nebraska, was established as a parish by Archbishop Jeremiah J. Harty Bishop of Omaha.

By Fr. John Burger

As we look back at the last year, there probably are few people who would name 2020 as among their favorite years.


By Fr. Michael Riordan

I suspect that in future years rather than BC and AD we will have BC and PC (Before-COVID and Post- COVID) as this “experience” has had immense effects on all aspects of…