Church of Ireland Primate describes beatification as a “day of celebration and joy” in the context of the “unending need for reconciliation in Ireland”.
“Poverty in a priest still touches hearts, while ostentation always alienates.”
Faithful to the vow of poverty, he gave immediately to others every gift he received.
"Managerialism has wreaked havoc on the dynamic of faith ... and potentiality in the church, as also has neo-orthodoxy" - Archbishop Michael Jackson.
Dr Denis Nulty asks if Jesuit priest might be a comfort to the many families whose loved ones remain missing.
Church recognises heroic virtues of Fr John Sullivan.
Irish Protestant convert revered by many as a saint.