A bilingual collection of spiritual material from Irish literary sources. This selection of poems, lyrics and traditional songs illustrates the spiritual tradition of the Irish language. Themes such as penance, life, faith, spiritual doubts, this world and folklore feature in this anthology. Poems included in the selection are from the Early Irish period up until the present day.
Ciarán Mac Murchaidh lectures in the Department of Irish at St Patrick’s College, DCU. His research interests are in the teaching of Irish grammar and 18th century religious literature.