Past Magazine Stories

Below are stories from past issues of Columban Mission magazine. The Columban Fathers publish Columban Mission magazine eight times a year. Subscriptions are available for just $15 per year. Sign up to receive our next issue. Read more about Columban Mission magazine.

 

 March/April 2016

"What is it that keeps you going?" is a question that I frequently ask other Columban missionaries who live and minister in very difficult circumstances.

 March/April 2016

The Thar Parkar Desert is situated in the southeast of Pakistan in Sindh province.

 March/April 2016

When I was a very young priest just out of language school in Tokyo, my Japanese vocabulary was somewhat limited!

 March/April 2016

The Rainbow Community, a foundation offering services to peoples with intellectual disabilities in South Korea, founded by Irish-born Columban Fr.

 February 2016

The road from Lima to Samanco passes through a number of fast growing coastal towns but for the most part the traveler has no choice but to contemplate the bare rocky or…

 February 2016

Socializing rarely energizes me. In fact, it usually drains me.