CCAO Monthly e-Newsletter

E-Newsletters are written by the Columban Center for Advocacy and Outreach staff, volunteers, interns, and visiting Columban Missionaries to provide updates on our efforts and the wider Columban community.


  • March 2016 E-Newsletter

    March 2016 was filled with a lot of exciting events. One such event was the visit of Irish Columban Father Sean McDonagh. During his tour across the United States, he discussed his newest book, On Care for Our Common Home, a commentary on the pope’s most recent encyclical on the environment. This month’s newsletter includes a Lenten reflection by Columban Father Robert Mosher, legislative updates, news of an upcoming Columban visitor from Pakistan, and an opportunity to take action on the recent assassination of Berta Cáceres, Honduran human rights defender...

  • February 2016 E-Newsletter

    This month’s newsletter includes a celebration of the first anniversary of the Global Catholic Climate Movement and Columban involvement in the movement. It also includes a Lenten reflection and action guide from the Interfaith Immigration Coalition, news of Columban Fathers on the US-Mexico border, a reflection on Lent and immigration, and an overview of Columban Father Sean McDonagh’s upcoming visit...