What Our Students Say

Here we have gathered a selection of testimonials from former and current students.

 

Dermot Dowdall

Student

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.
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Pat Crawley

Student

When I was young I wanted to be like my Dad “a very smart man! Anyway, I grew up to be a student of mathematics (because I loved solving puzzles) and in many ways, I am still trying to solve puzzles, although now they are more than mathematical ones.
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Jordan O'Brien OP

Graduate

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….’
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Brid Kennedy

Graduate

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.
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Judith McAdam

Graduate

 I felt part of something, part of a community of people seeking their own personal truth, helping and supporting each other.
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Centenary of Henry Flanagan OP

  Mar 04, 2019
The Priory Institute hosted a showing of a selection of the smaller-scaled sculptures of Henry Flanagan OP last Saturday March 2nd. The event, organised by Jordan O'Brien OP provided an opportunity to consider the extent of Flanagan's creative output following the centenary of his birth in 1918. Read more.

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