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I recently returned to a conversation I had with a group of priests and male religious, recounted in The Furrow, November 2012. That conversation took place in wake of the Church abuse crisis and its impact on life and ministry back then. Eight years on, and in the midst of further turmoil, I was eager once again to capture what the mood might be. There was no room to gather in this time, given Covid-19, so I resorted to inviting thirty priests/religious known to me through work contacts, a mixture of congregational, missionary (Ireland, Africa, SE Asia), monastic and local diocesan, to engage separately with me via electronic means.

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