Sharing Mission Experiences

Running for Columban Sisters’ Mission.

                     Running for the Columban Sisters’ Mission. Congratulations to Bruce Carbon, (brother of Sr. Anne Carbon), Alex Vanthof, Bryce Galvin Carbon, (nephew), Ray Kenneth Lanyon and Richard Perocho (L to R in picture) who have come all the way from Canada to run in the Dublin...

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Rohingya Muslims

Rohingya Muslims                                                                                                          ...

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Little Boy Lost…and Found

Roberto was a burly, nine-year old Down’s syndrome pupil of ours. Every Saturday morning, he attended the Special Activities Group and enjoyed a few hours singing, painting, acting- out Bible stories and of course, playing football. He was very good-humoured and a favourite with all his companions. On this particular Saturday, after the normal fifteen...

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Pope’s Video-July 2017 “Those distant from the Christian faith “

  We all know someone close to us who has grown distant from the faith. Let us help them to live the joy of Jesus and pray with the Pope that they might rediscover the beauty of the Christian life.   Please click video:

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Pope’s Video-June 2017 “Eliminate Arms Trade”

Let us pray all together that national leaders may firmly commit themselves to ending the arms trade which victimizes so many innocent people. It is an absurd contradiction to speak of peace, to negotiate peace, and at the same time, promote or permit the arms trade. Is this war or that war really a war...

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Pope’s Video-May 2017

  That Christians in Africa, in imitation of the Merciful Jesus, may give prophetic witness to reconciliation, justice, and peace.      

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Pope Francis – April 2017

“I know that you, young people, don’t want to be duped by a false freedom, always at the beck and call of momentary fashions and fads. I know that you aim high. Is that true, or am I wrong?   Don’t leave it to others to be the protagonists of change. You, young people, are the...

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A Different Way to Celebrate by Sr. Elizabeth Doyle, SSC

Sr. Elizabeth Doyle spent Corpus Christi evening waiting for help by the side of a septic tank where she’d fallen, joining in with hymns being sung in the nearby chapel. It happened on Corpus Christi. I had celebrated the Feast with its special Mass and Procession, Brass Band and traditional hymns with all the people...

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Columban Sisters Want to Thank you for your Support

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All I Wanted For Christmas…

  I set out chocolate chip cookies For santa’s long flight. Finished my chores quickly And early to bed tonight. Tree shining brightly in the window, Passers-by admiring its glow. How many gifts will Santa bring me? All I want for Xmas Is a loving family, Lots of food.   No gifts When Thanksgiving came....

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