Barney’s personal abilities, charm, compassion and wit have impacted all of us who knew him
What was Irish about Brian Bourke? Of course, he had the name and the face, a map of Ireland.
The man spoke. I had never seen him, never heard of him before, but boy did he make me laugh.
John Clarke had an extraordinary knowledge of and enthusiasm about his Irish family tree.
In the eyes of many he ‘fell from grace’, but he maintained a silent dignity to his grave.
‘the most eloquent man in the world’
The iconic image of of Bishop Edward Daly in Derry ‘negotiating’ a safe passage for Jackie Duddy, a victim of the Bloody Sunday massacre in Derry on the 30th January 1972, resurfaced in the media on the occasion of the death of the Bishop recently. The image was a stark reminder of just how much …
The peacemaking legacy of Daniel Berrigan, S.J
Bill was a born actor. He loved centre-stage, was hugely generous, and was willing to take his talents into quite recondite places….
There was nothing like stern conservative opposition to get Veronica Brady moving ….