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Fr George Duggan sm

by Fr Brian O’Connell sm  In the July 2012 Marist Messenger there was a tribute to Fr George Duggan who had just reached his 100 years. The senior Marist was well enough to enjoy his birthday but not to survive the year. He died just before Christmas. The sheer numbers associated with his life speak […]

George Henry Duggan – the man, the myth

by Lyndsay Freer On 3 July, well-known Marist priest and “defender of the faith” Rev Dr George Duggan SM celebrates his 100th birthday. Regarded as one of this country’s eminent theologians and educators, Fr Duggan (affectionately known by his confreres and former students as “Chalky”) enjoyed a long career as a teacher, lecturer and author […]