The Leap of Faith Feb 19th, 2021

The Leap of Faith Friday 19th February 2021

On the programme tonight, as more than 50 Irish faith leaders sign a statement condemning the persecution of the Uyghurs and other Muslims in Xinjiang, China, we speak with one of the signatories. Rev Myozan Kodo Kilroy, Abbot of Zen Buddhism Ireland.

We also hear from Dr Tim Grose, Asst Professor of China Studies, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana in the United States, who shares his insight into the situation in China.

Every evening at six, around 100 people join an online mediation session on Zoom® called Silence@Six. Session leader John Farrelly and one member of the group, Terri Coonan, share their experience of Centring Prayer.

Author and broadcaster Bibi Baskin offers wise words on the pursuit of happiness with BibisHappyPlace.ie

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