Columban at Commonwealth Games

Columban Missionary Fr Warren Kinne is one of the official chaplains at the Commonwealth Games taking place on the Gold Coast from April 4-15.  This is one of the more unusual challenges of his religious life. 

Columban Fr Warren Kinne with athletes at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games - Photo: Fr Warren KinneFr Kinne returned to Australia last year and now lives on the Gold Coast working in parishes and as a student chaplain at Griffith University. Fr Kinne has joined chaplains and representatives from 16 religions and faith organisations, providing services and pastoral care at the Gold Coast athletes’ village - a home away from home for an estimated 6600 athletes and support staff from 70 Commonwealth countries.

Columban Fr Warren Kinne at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast - Photo: Fr Warren Kinne







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