Sharon Hearty

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People line up to pray at a pilgrimage at Lough Derg, Co. Donegal. File Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The prior at one of the world’s toughest Christian pilgrimage sites has called on pilgrims to support it to ensure its future.Prior of St Patrick’s P(...)

 Glendalough: “Next Easter there is an opportunity for the people of Ireland to heed the age-old siren call of our ancient paths and reconnect with our common Christian heritage.”  Photograph: Fáilte Ireland

Last summer, in this column, I recounted a penitential journey I completed from Slemish Mountain to Skellig Michael when researching my book, Pilgrim (...)