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“The task of humanity is not to put the greatness back into, but to elicit, for the greatness is there already”

We have created resources for young people and the key adults in their lives to help support and inspire. 

“The task of humanity is not to put the greatness back into, but to elicit, for the greatness is there already”

We have created resources for young people and the key adults in their lives to help support and inspire. 

a warm welcome

We have made this site you, our Columban Community

young people

Columba 1400 have created new resources specifically for young people to help support in reflecting, to connect with others, to demonstrate your leadership and activities to have fun! 

key adults

Columba 1400 has created new resources have been created for key adults for their own personal development and to support their own teaching practices. Have a look to see what is on offer!

Core Values

The six Columban values are central to everything that Columba 1400 does. Click the button below to hear from our Founder Norman Drummond discuss these in more depth. 

Columba 1400

This is a site dedicated to sessions and resources to support young people and the key adults in their lives to empower our community to engage in values based leadership online. Please hit the button below if you would like to find out more about Columba 1400 and the work that we do

Latest sessions

These are our latest sessions and this will be updated regularly by our Columban team

The Bento Box

The Bento Box

The Bento box helps us look at ourselves in four ways: Now Me; Now Us; Future Me and Future US. This session explores the values which underpin each.

What I can and can’t control

What I can and can’t control

This is a great resource to help us stop worrying about things that we can do nothing about and focus on the things we can.

The helper’s high: article

The helper’s high: article

This is a quick read just to get us thinking about something really interesting and quite curious- why helping others not only makes them feel good, but makes us feel good too!