Who are the Columbans?

Columbans are a missionary society of priests who work in cooperation with lay people and Columban Sisters in 17 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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World Day of Social Justice and remembering Asma Jehangir

When the judge asked her why she had brought such people into his court, she replied, bluntly, that he was there precisely for them. Ideally, to weaken the feudal system that enslaved them.

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Following the footsteps

I was just there not even a month and was showing signs of giving up because of the heat, but remembered they have struggled for years, and still manage to smile. They taught me a lesson.

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Reflection - Close the…

Our mission as disciples of Jesus is not to be gatekeepers. We need instead…  

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Into the Spirit of Lent

Lord, as we enter into Lent may we strive each day to deepen our friendship…  

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From the Director - Thank…

A thank you message from Fr Brian Vale SSC, Regional Director, St Columbans…

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