Reflections on 40 years of priesthood

June 19, 2021

On Sunday June 14th 1981, the feast of the Most Holy Trinity, I prostrated myself before the Altar in the Church of Our...Read more

Towards a Synod for the Irish Church

June 12, 2021

At their winter meeting in 2020 the Irish Bishops announced that they had decided to set out on a Synodal path for the...Read more


June 5, 2021

Some months ago the elderly father of a good friend of mine was the victim of a scam that robbed him of several...Read more

A gradual return to normality

May 29, 2021

It's been great this past two Sundays to welcome people back to church even if it is in very limited numbers. Thanks to...Read more

Pentecost - Happy Birthday

May 22, 2021

This Sunday we celebrate the great feast of Pentecost recalling that first outpouring of the Holy Spirit on the early church. In a...Read more

Prayer - A Sacred Conversation

May 14, 2021

"Consult not your fears, but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern not yourself...Read more

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