Ballintubber Abbey

Catholics have gathered at Ballintubber Abbey for daily Mass since 1216. Walking along the path that leads to the doorway, you sense the hallowed ground underfoot. Each summer while in Ireland, I make sure to attend a week day Mass… [more]

Horses

What is a herd? I had not given this much thought till I found myself required to be silent and observe a herd of eight horses for twenty minutes. Before this assignment, I had been given a general introduction to… [more]