RECOGNISE JESUS

RECOGNISE JESUS

How was it that two disciples could walk with Jesus on the road to Emmaus and not recognise Him? I knew Bernie when I lived in West Cork. As busy mums we would grab quick chats after Mass at the parish church. She loved the Lord and was always infectiously cheerful...
Give us Back the Bad Roads

Give us Back the Bad Roads

The book is written as a letter to my father who died 30 years ago this coming June 3rd. My new book, “Give Us Back the Bad Roads”, is an attempt at writing down the history of the recent unhinging of Ireland, written by someone who had a prime vantage point to...
CLAIMING OUR INHERITANCE

CLAIMING OUR INHERITANCE

Your ‘paradise’ is either on the earth for the short time of your life or it is eternal in Heaven. It won’t be both The Irish Nation has gone to a lot of trouble and expense to gather, store and display the relics of our ancestors. We have built...
Falling birth-rates & the death of Europe

Falling birth-rates & the death of Europe

Many countries in Europe have entered, or will shortly enter, what is known as a ‘demographic winter’ – a situation where the fertility rate falls to 1.3 births or lower [the replacement level is 2.1, – i.e every woman should have on average 2.1 children to...