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Launching the preparation towards the Centenary of the Columban Sisters.

Launching the preparation towards the Centenary of the Columban Sisters.     Sr. Susanna Choi, Congregational Leader of the Columban Sisters, addressed the Sisters worldwide, on the beginning of the preparation of their century as Congregation. Today one hundred years ago in 1922 on the feast of St. Brigid – the beginning of spring,  the...

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New Year’s Reflection for 2022.

For a New Beginning By John O’Donohue. In out-of-the-way places of the heart, Where your thoughts never think to wander, This beginning has been quietly forming, Waiting until you were ready to emerge. For a long time it has watched your desire, Feeling the emptiness growing inside you, Noticing how you willed yourself on, Still...

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Diwali 2021

Happy Diwali 2021.  Diwali, known as the festival of lights, is one of the most anticipated festivals in the Hindu calendar. Also known as Deepavali, it is commemorated by lighting diyas and decorating the house.                           Diwali is one of the most awaited festivals. This year, Diwali falls on November 4. The Festival of Lights celebrates...

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Korean Independence Day 2021

Korean Independence Day 2021.    Independence day in South Korea falls on August 15 annually when it celebrates the achievement of the military and diplomatic campaign by the Korean Independence Movement to get the independence of Korea from Japan.  It is also known as ‘Gwangbokjeol,’ which translates to ‘bringing back the light.’ This name represents...

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World Environment Day 2021. 10 Billion Tree Tsunami, Pakistan

Ten Billion Tree Tsunami Pakistan.    World Environment Day is celebrated every year on June 5, to remind humans that they are not alone on this planet. There is a huge biological ecosystem that exists and human beings survive because of that. World Environment Day is observed by United Nations to encourage worldwide awareness and...

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World Environment Day 2021

Ten Million Tree Tsunami Pakistan.    World Environment Day is celebrated every year on June 5, to remind humans that they are not alone on this planet. There is a huge biological ecosystem that exists and human beings survive because of that. World Environment Day is observed by United Nations to encourage worldwide awareness and...

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day 2021.

Wishing all our friends a very happy St. Patrick’s Day 2021. St. Patrick’s Prayer May the Strength of God pilot us. May the Power of God preserve us. May the Wisdom of God instruct us. May the Hand of God protect us. May the Way of God direct us. May the Shield of God defend...

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Q & A with Sr. Mary Greaney, ministering to Dublin’s Chinese community.

Q & A with Sr. Mary Greaney, ministering to Dublin’s Chinese community                                                                                      ...

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UN declares 4 February ‘International Day of Human Fraternity’.

UN declares 4 February ‘International Day of Human Fraternity’ The UN General Assembly adopts a resolution declaring 4 February as the International Day of Human Fraternity. It comes as the result of Christian-Muslim cooperation to promote peace, harmony and intercultural dialogue in the world. The UN General Assembly on 21 December adopted a resolution declaring...

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Golden Jubilee Celebration.

Golden Jubilee Ceremonies of Srs. Rebecca Conlon and Roberta Ryan On December 8th and 12th 2020.  We, Rebecca and Roberta are grateful to all the people who were and are part of our lives over these 50 years and beyond.  We are grateful to our parents and families, our Columban community worldwide, our friends, relatives,...

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