Rebirth and Renewal - By Fr Eamon Sheridan

Jan 24, 2023
When I arrived in Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar (formerly Burma) in 2017, I was very conscious that I was following in the footsteps of the early Columban missionaries who ministered here from 1936 to 1979.
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  What Happened to the Mustard Seed? - By Fr Tom Rouse

Jan 19, 2023
Let us pray for a deeper appreciation of why we need to take greater care of our planet. Otherwise, we may be left pondering, “What happened to the mustard seed?’
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  A big thank you from the Subanen Crafters

Jan 12, 2023
The crafters and I are safe. We have survived a province-wide flood event that began on Christmas day.
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  Badin Parish rebuilding themselves

Jan 11, 2023
Since the damaging floods last monsoon season, the villages affected here in Badin parish have recovered remarkably well.
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  Why do we have Christmas - By Fr Shay Cullen

Dec 23, 2022
A little child named Maria once asked, “Mama, why do we have Christmas?” Each of us should have an answer to that but many do not.
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  Graduation Day at St Pius X Parish Kindergarten

Dec 20, 2022
This little kindergarten was started as a play group for young children back in the year 2000 by two Columban lay missionaries from the Philippines who were working in the parish
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  NZ Columban Fr David Arms passed away on December 6, 2022

Dec 07, 2022
Fr David Arms had been in hospital for a few days from November 24 before being transferred to the Fergusson Rest Home 6 days ago
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