Following a request from Rome in 1963, the first three Irish Spiritans were appointed to Brazil. They were the late Fr John Jordan, Fr Dave Regan and Fr Enda Watters. Their arrival broadly coincided with the second session of Vatican II and was a few months before Brazil’s military coup.
Author:- March 19, 2021
Spiritan Provincial Newsletter No. 1 Irish Province March 2021. Please download your copy of our Newsletter. Available in pdf format.
Author:- March 5, 2021
Among those celebrating Christmas 2020 as part of the Spiritan community in Ardbraccan are three Spiritan seminarians: Edmund Kangwa Chipulu, Levis Cheyegon Kapchanga and Wilfred Otubo.
Author:- December 22, 2020
Fr James Duncan C.S.Sp. was born in 1930 in Drumnakeel, near Ballycastle, Co. Antrim. Completing his secondary schooling in Blackrock College in 1948, he began his studies for the missionary priesthood, culminating in his ordination as one of over 30 Spiritans in the 1956 Ordination Year.