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MALIGAYANG PASKO NG MULING PAGKABUHAY NI HESUKRISTO! ALLELUIA!   As we reflect on our shared mission and the path forward for the Missionary Society of St. Columban, we find ourselves

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Building Bridges of Love

By Fr. Erl Dylan Tabaco, SSC   There’s a saying that goes, “violence begets violence.” We are accustomed to it. We’ve heard it many times and even witnessed it firsthand.

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Bible Verse of the Day

The second is this, ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.

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Lay Mission Articles

Unwavering Faith

By Reina Mosqueda, Columban Lay Missionary in Taiwan For most Catholic Filipino migrant workers who arrive in a new country the priority is finding a church. This was what Kuya

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Arturo

By Joan Yap “Continue the dream for the family despite what happened in my life. Even though I lost one hand, I still have another one. I won’t give up.

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Vocation Articles

The Simple Joys of a Priest

By Fr. Elbert Balbastro, SSC Like any other vocation or calling, priestly life is also filled with challenges, difficulties and struggles. Yet, amidst the toils and rough roads on my

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Gospel Readings & Reflections

Homily: November 20, 2023

St. Columban’s Day, 2023 / Fr. Michael McGuire’s 40 Day of Remembrance   By Fr. Finbar Maxwell, SSC   The following are aspects of Columban mission spirituality: We are pilgrims and

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Vocation Articles

My Dream

By Matang M. Rotitaake, Columban Seminarian   My name is Matang, and I am 24 years of age. My biological parents are Moaniba Rotitaake and Tokanikaiatetaanga Tumeka. I was adopted

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Mission Promotion Articles

Regina

A Story of Conversion By Fr. Dodong Matulac, SSC   When I am at home, I say Mass at our barrio chapel (kapilya) on Sundays. One Sunday, I noticed some

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A Time in History

A Time in History

A Time in History (December 17-23)

December 13  FR. AUGUSTINE O’LEARY was born in 1910 at Lickeen, Kilfenora, County Clare, Ireland. He died on December 13, 1993 at St. Columban’s, Manila. Having completed his secondary studies at

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A Time in History

A Time in History (November 17 – 23)

November 20 FR. ABRAHAM SHACKLETON was born at Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland in 1908. He died suddenly at Dalgan on November 20, 1978. Fr. Abe attended various Dublin schools until his father,

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A Time in History

A Time in History (November 8-16)

November 8 FR. PAUL RICHARDSON was born in Winthrop, Massachusetts, USA on March 5, 1929. He attended public schools before entering the seminary at Silver Creek in 1945. He continued his

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