News and Events
New Backdrop for Our Lady
The image of Our Lady of Remedies has a new backdrop in shades of blue, thereby creating the impression of our Lady adorned simply by her crown of twelve stars floating against a clear night sky and warmly welcoming the pilgrims and devotees from the doorsteps of Malate Church and guiding them all the way to the beautiful altar. The backdrop is a work of art created by multi-awarded artist Ambie Abaño...
A Columban Centennial
One hundred years ago on 10 October, the Bishops of Ireland gave their blessing to a new venture known as the Maynooth Mission to China. On 29 June 1918, this venture became the Society of St. Columban, in the Diocese of Galway, Ireland. The Missionary Society of St Columban, as it is now known, is already preparing to celebrate its Centennial in 2018...
Resources of Faith
Advent with Mary
Advent is the gentlest of times. It is Mary's time and your time and the time when, if you open your heart, you will be aware of a quiet, persistent call underlying all the hard and harsh and difficult things in your life. You are being asked to let go of your very real anxieties, your recurring fears and to trust in the mystery of this time. It takes a good deal of courage and commitment to stay waiting with Mary...