Saint Teresa of Calcutta and Celebrity Culture

Today we have seen the canonization of Saint Teresa of Calcutta.  I suppose it is no surprise that Saint Teresa continues to divide opinion when the one she most tried to imitate - Christ - from the very beginning of his ministry divided opinion also.  I must confess Saint Teresa is not someone I know …

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To Mercy through Pain

The following article was published today in local newspaper the Mourne Observer. In it I detail some experiences of my most recent pilgrimage to Lourdes and why I continue to make such a pilgrimage annually.  Perhaps there will be some within that resonates with your own experiences... “So we do not lose heart.  Though our …

Updates on Fundraising!

Book update!! Regardless of all that is going on in the world I wanted to let everyone know updates on how the book fundraising is progressing. Of my total required target I currently have 18% of this. This is absolutely phenomenal and the way in which everyone has responded over the last few days has …