Give us this Day – The Wee Chapel

Living in area known for its orchards we were drawn to our house by its apple trees. One of the other attractions was its outhouse which is a popular feature of houses in Ireland. I duly named it the Wee Apple and turned into a bar. I promptly set up a grotto too which I […]

Give us this day – Luther and Saxony

Dave Allen, the dry Church-poking Irish comedian would end his routine with the retort: ‘Good night and may your God go with you.’ I never questioned growing up that my God was a Catholic God. Until I had a disagreement with my Jesuit-run school and ended up at my local Protestant school. I, of course, […]