By Sheila Lucey SSC
In December 1917 Fr. John Blowick , co-founder of the Maynooth Mission to China (Society of St Columban), spoke of the urgent need for women collaborators in the new missionary venture in China. This appeal found a ready response in the hearts of many women, one of whom was Lady Frances Moloney who later became Mother Mary Patrick.
This is a story that spans the passing of the British colonial era, touches on the place of the Anglo - Irish in history, and traces the life of a family that was immersed in that changing world. It is a story of courage, conviction and single mindedness.
By Yves Congar Clearance Sale - Save €40.00 - Now only €20.00 Yves Congar was a theological advisor to the preparatory commission for Vatican II, and attended all sessions of the Council (1962-1965) as a theological expert. His daily journal...
By John F. Deane Give Dust a Tongue is a memoir that views the spiritual developments of an internationally acclaimed poet, from the strict Roman Catholic of his upbringing on Achill Island, through years spent in a Spiritan Seminary studying for...