Newman’s canonisation ceremony

Ireland“Sir, – Patsy McGarry reports that there would be no official Irish (Government) presence at the canonisation of Cardinal John Henry Newman (‘No official Irish presence at Cardinal Newman canonisation’, News, October 7th). It is unfathomable. John Henry Newman, an important figure in the history of education in this country, was the first rector and president of the Catholic University, forerunner of UCD …” (more)

[Letters, Irish Times, 8 October]

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