Caring for Carers? 4 Corners, Cliftonville FC & Rethinking Public Policy: New Post on Slugger O’Toole

Lord-MAyor-Cliftonville-1024x628I have a new post on the Slugger O’Toole blog: Caring for Carers? 4 Corners, Cliftonville FC & Rethinking Public Policy

(Image sourced on 4 Corners Festival webpage. Front, left to right: Lord Mayor Brian Kingston, Rev Steve Stockman … Read more...

New Post on Slugger O’Toole: Launch of the 4 Corners Festival, Our Wounded & Wonderful City, 3-12 Feb

I have a new post on the Slugger O’Toole blog about the launch of the 4 Corners Festival. This year’s Festival runs 3-12 Feb and the theme is ‘Our4cornerslogo Wounded and Wonderful City.’

The full programme can be accessed … Read more...

HOME Exhibition/Hydrangea Project at the East Side Arts Festival – Launch 11 August

eastside artsThe East Side Arts Festival kicks off this week with another stimulating and wide-ranging programme.

Among the highlights is Still Bunker 2, a four-day event with a visual art, music, poetry and drawing participation. It will be launched at … Read more...

Report on ‘Let Them Speak’ – New Post on Slugger O’Toole

4cornersboxI have a new post on the Slugger O’Toole blog: ‘We need to encourage young people that this is a place they can build their future: Report on ‘Let them Speak’ from the 4 Corners Festival.Read more...

CRC Award for Civic Leadership for Magill & Stockman: New Post on Slugger O’Toole

awardI have a new post on the Slugger O’Toole blog about the Community Relations Award for Civic Leadership, which was this week presented to Fr Martin Magill and Rev Steve Stockman — friends and collaborators on the 4 Corners Festival.Read more...

Martin McGuinness Responds to Sixth Form Pupils on Reimagining Reconciliation

mcguinnessI have a new post on the Slugger O’Toole blog, Martin McGuinness Responds to Sixth Form Pupils – Reimagining Reconciliation for the Future.Read more...

Politics for the Next Generation? New Post on Slugger O’Toole

4cornersstudents2I have a new post on the Slugger O’Toole blog, ‘Politics for the Next Generation? Pupils’ Visions for the Future at the 4 Corners Festival.’ 

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Captured by a Vision at the 4 Corners Festival – New Post on Slugger O’Toole

NewellSTPatI have a new post on the Slugger O’Toole blog, ‘Captured by a Vision at the 4 Corners Festival,’ based on the Rev Ken Newell’s reading from his memoirs. Read more...

Launch of The Art of Listening – What will we hear at the 2016 Four Corners Festival? New Post on Slugger O’Toole

DSC03062You can read my report about the launch of the 2016 Four Corners Festival on the Slugger O’Toole blog. This year’s theme is ‘the art of listening.’… Read more...

Dramatizing 1916 – Halfway House by Philip Orr Now Running

Halfway-House-posterA new play exploring the legacy of 1916, Halfway House, is now running in venues across Northern Ireland (18-26 January). Admission is free or a recommended donation of just £5 in all venues.

The play is the latest by Philip … Read more...

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – How can ‘The Salt of the Earth’ best ‘Proclaim the Mighty Acts of God’?

Salt-of-the-Earth-1000x460Today is the first day of the annual world-wide Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, 18-25 January, which is book-ended by the octave of Saints Peter and Paul.

This year’s theme, chosen by the Latvian churches, is ‘Salt of … Read more...