Who are the Columbans?

Columbans are a missionary society of priests who work in cooperation with lay people and Columban Sisters in 16 countries from a standpoint of solidarity with the poor and integrity of creation. Formally founded in 1918, St Columbans Mission Society takes its name from St Columban, Ireland's sixth century missionary to Europe. Read more about us


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International Mother Earth Day 2019

“Each year sees the disappearance of thousands of plants and species which we will never know, which our children will never see, because they will be lost forever”, says Pope Francis.

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ACRATH Campaign - Child slavery and Easter chocolates

Pope Francis said that “every person ought to have the awareness that purchasing is always a moral – and not simply an economic – act.”

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Reflection - Standing…

Each of us has stood near the cross at particular moments in our lives.…  


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We give ourselves in…

This Holy Week, we come to reflect on your suffering and death. You…  

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From the Director - Easter…

We can bump into the risen Jesus at any time. Sometimes it’s dramatic,…

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