Where are they now?

As part of our centenary celebrations, we are featuring stories of some Australian and New Zealand Columbans

  Where are they now? Columban Centenary - Fr Hegerty

Oct 01, 2018
Upon his return to Peru, he assisted in the parish of Criso Nuestra Vida and was Director of the formation programme for Peruvian Columbans. He was also the Regional Director and Director of the Columban Spiritual Team.
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  Where are they now? Columban Centenary - Fr Chris Baker

Sep 01, 2018
Returning to Peru in 1999 Chris assisted in the formation of Columban Students and Columban Lay Missionaries in addition to pastoral duties. He also helped to establish the Association for People with Special Abilities (ASPHAD) Centre.
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  Where are they now? Columban Centenary - Fr Frank Ferrie

Aug 08, 2018
While hosting these visitors, Fr Frank spends much time in a ministry to migrants and by helping out in parishes and convents all over the diocese.
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  Where are they now? Columban Centenary - Fr O'Connor

May 11, 2018
Fr Dan is an athlete with a passion for marathons, but his most impressive strength is his energy for Columban Mission in Pakistan over the past three decades. He has truly entered into the life and culture of the country.
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  Where are they now? Columban Centenary - Fr Robert McCulloch

May 04, 2018
In 1978 Fr McCulloch was appointed to Pakistan where he remained for 34 years. On February 15, 2012 Fr McCulloch received the Sitara-e-Quaid-e-Azam, the highest civilian award that can be given to foreign nationals with the citation.
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  Where are they now? - Columban Centenary - Fr Tom Rouse

May 04, 2018
The group were charged with unlawful assembly. They were also subjected to gassing in the police station. After only one night, they were released.
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  Where are they now? - Columban Centenary - Fr Brian Gore

May 04, 2018
The Negros Nine were three priests, including Fr Brian Gore, and six lay workers who were imprisoned in 1983 during the Marcos regime and sentenced to death on trumped up murder charges.
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