26 February 2017 : A newsletter of the Australian Jesuits

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Ignatian Conversations: Fr Andrew Hamilton SJ and Brenda Niall


Fr Andrew Hamilton SJ interviews author Brenda Niall about her new book, The Riddle of Father Hackett: A Life in Ireland and Australia.


Born in Ireland, Fr Hackett was a prominent figure in the Republican movement before moving to Australia.


Niall, who as a child knew Hackett, explores the reasons for his exile from his home, and the impact that exile had on the rest of his life.


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Pat Coyle


Well done on video! It's a great story.Congrats to all involved. Check out our www.jesuit.ie Youtube section for our videos, particularly of Fr General's visit to Ireland in Sept. We've twittered your Haiti update also.
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