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Columbans mark a century on mission

HONG KONG (SE): The centennial celebration of the official recognition of the Missionary Society of St. Columban by Pope Benedict XV on 29 June 1918 marks the placing of the official stamp of approval on a movement that began in 1912, when a young priest accepted an invitation from Canadian Father John Fraser to join him in China.

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Maryknoll Sisters celebrate the living heritage of 100 years of mission


HONG KONG (SE): “Thank you for believing in us and thank you to those who have picked up the mantle and run with it,” said Sister Sue Glass in welcoming people to a Mass celebrated at St. Teresa’s in Kowloon to mark the centennial of the Maryknoll Sisters of St. Dominic.

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