05Feb Brendan Hoban’s ‘Western People’ article: Post Pandemic – how will be be judged?

How will society be judged post pandemic?                     

Western People 2.2.21


When a year or so ago the COVID-19 virus arrived in Ireland, a commentator somewhat exaggeratedly determined that we were in for ‘a long war’. This wasn’t something that … Read the rest

05Feb February 5, 2021 Friday – Week 4 in Ordinary Time – St Agatha

Immediately she rushed back to the king and requested, "I want you to give me at once the head of John the Baptist on a platter." The king was deeply grieved; yet out of regard for his oaths and for the guests, he did not want to refuse her. Immediately the king sent a soldier of the guard with orders to bring John's head.