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Over 10 years ago, when I saw the theology course advertised in my local church I decided this was for me. I was seeking to study something, something that would nourish me and bring me on a deeper personal growth through understanding the meaning of life, for now and in the future. Read more...
My thirty-three year career with Dublin Fire Brigade ended sooner that I had hoped due to injury and a phase of physical recovery might have dominated my mind had I not had the good fortune to find that the structure that the Priory Institute offered would allow me balance my losses with new and interesting gains. Read more...
I’m reminded of Anthony de Mello’s story of the ‘little fish’ asking the other fish ‘where is the ocean?’. They swim past without answering. What a stupid question they muttered to themselves. Finally, a dolphin answers in a friendly and most intelligent way, ‘this is it, this is the ocean….’ Read more...
Nov 24, 2020
John Scally’s new book 'Inspiration for all Seasons: Celtic Wisdom for Today' is now available. The Celtic tradition offers connections, community and common sense, theologian John Scally uses it as a rich vein to be mined of insight, imagination and inspiration Read more.
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