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By Meda Ryan
Nestling between the Clare hills and overlooking Kilbarron Lake stands a thatched cottage, once the home of a notorious red-headed woman called Biddy Early. This book presents some of the stories about Biddy which are still heard to this day - was she a witch or a person of God?
'Who were Ireland's first settlers? How did they live? What did they believe? The answers to these questions and more are to be found in the late Laurence Flanagan's acclaimed guide to pre-Celtic civilisation, 'Ancient Ireland: Life Before the Celts'
The core of this book is a five-night series of meetings for parishioners who are interested in meeting together for faith-sharing expressing and developing their faith by prayer, reflection on the scriptures, listening to and then sharing with each other on a teaching arising from the scripture reading. At the...
Ireland has less forest than any other country in the European Union. The 1994 seminar of the Irish National Committee for Biology set out to put this fact in its historical context and then to examine current forest policy in the island, north and south. This book covers the proceedings...