Archive for November 2013

He will come

Nov 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Spirituality

I wrote this piece in 1995; it appeared in the Church of Ireland Gazette in December that year. It was written when I was Rector of the Parishes of Bright, Ballee and Killough on the east coast of Co Down. My own parishioners who read the Gazette recognized the story immediately – the fictional Ballykill Church was Ballee and the equally fictional Drumkilly was the church at Clonmellon in Co Westmeath.  When I told the story in Dublin, a lady came to me after the service and said the last