Queen’s University Belfast  academic Dr Gaven Kerr OP is a something of a rarity – a  young lay  person not just unafraid to speak up for his faith but one who  has  in a few short years delivered results by manifesting  the type of missionary zeal urged by Pope Francis in his Exhortation  Evangelii Gaudium.…

When Belfast’s Interdenominational Divine Healing Ministries celebrated their 20th anniversary in November, co-founder and director Br David Jardine SSF recalled another November day nearly 50 years ago when his life changed forever.  The SSF may be unfamiliar to some readers of The Irish Catholic. It stands for Society of St Francis, an Anglican Franciscan order…