Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 27 December 2014

Why was there no state visit to Catholic church?

AS an Irishman working happily in England for over 40 years as a Catholic priest, I am astonished the president's state visit did not include any acknowledgement of any current Catholic institution.

There is something amiss with the Anglo-Irish diplomatic service, or with Aras an Uachtarain. I strongly suspect it is the latter.

FR TOM GRUFFERTY

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