On Wednesday 24th June, Canon Edmund Cullinan, Parish Priest of Carrick on Suir, held a very successful book launch in St. John’s Pastoral Centre, Waterford. The event was attended by over 130 invited guests.
The book written by Canon Edmund is entitled ‘Pilgrims & Prophets’ and is published by Veritas publications. It provides the reader with an enlightening introduction to biblical and Celtic spirituality. Themes discussed include early Irish monasticism, pilgrimage and mission, the oral tradition of wisdom, the Hebrew Prophets and St. John’s Gospel. The cost of the book is €14.99 and it is available from Veritas.
It was officially launched by Bishop Alphonsus Cullinan DD, Bishop of Waterford & Lismore.
MC for the evening was Fr. Michael Mullins DD, a friend of Fr. Cullinan’s. Also in attendance was Mr. Michael Coady, a local poet from Carrick on Suir.