Some tidbits about Father Jim you might not know...
Born in Navan. County Meath Ireland
Age...................over 21 years and adding!
Went to Grade schools in Navan - St. Joseph's Convent and De La Salle Boys school
High school in England
College in England/ University in Wales - Swansea
Ordained for the Society of the Divine Savior (SDS) in England
Taught in Junior Seminary and at the Catholic High School Chester, almost 20 years - subject mathematics!
Pastor in Ireland (Sallynoggin) for some years
Elected Provincial Superior of the British/Irish Province of the Society of the Divine Savior (SDS)
Elected Life member of NUJ (National Union of Journalists) London 1994
Writer for The Universe, the largest selling Catholic Paper in the British Isles, for thirteen years (13) as well as one of Ireland's Sunday
newspapers for a number of years
Has written extensively for magazines and periodicals
Author of four books... Only on Sunday, Anyday, Biddy and Short and Simple.
Recently became a citizen of the United States of America