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Columban Mission Magazine Featured Stories

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The Sisters, Columban Fr. Michael Hoban and neighbors
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Sihyeon and Columban Fr. Rolly with a youth group in the Philippines,
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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. 


Pakistan Revisited

 March 23, 2020

After completing my six year term as Regional Director for the Columbans in Ireland I had the opportunity to pay a return visit to Pakistan where I had worked for a number of years. Columban Fr....

By Fr. Patrick Raleigh

Develop a Merciful Heart

 March 9, 2020

Strolling along the path, I turned a corner and suddenly my eye caught a statue.

By Fr. Timothy Mulroy
The Sisters, Columban Fr. Michael Hoban and neighbors

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

 March 5, 2020

For the past seven years, I have traveled on Fridays to the Carmelite monastery located in a mountain canyon known as the Cajon del Maipo.

By Fr. Michael Hoban
Sihyeon and Columban Fr. Rolly with a youth group in the Philippines,

A Meeting of Cultures

 March 2, 2020

On August 1, 2017, I travelled from the height of the Korean summer to an equally hot Philippines to study English.

By Sihyeon Teresa Bae

Loneliness for God

 March 1, 2020

“Loneliness has become a silent epidemic; it is, as one doctor wrote, ‘the most unrecognized health crisis of this generation.’ ”

By Sr. Redempta Twomey

Three Important Hallmarks

 March 1, 2020

Although all Columbans may not agree with me, I think our life as Columbans has three important hallmarks.

The first of these is our community life; despite living quite separately, we are...

By Fr. John Burger

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