Tag: Hugh O’Sullivan

  • Cardijn anniversaries 2017: Updated

    Cardijn anniversaries 2017: Updated

    This year is the 50th anniversary of the death of Joseph Cardijn on 24 July 1967. It is also the centenary of his imprisonment by the German occupiers during World War I

  • Listening to Cardijn – or not

    Listening to Cardijn – or not

    Australian YCW chaplain, Fr Hugh O’Sullivan, once told me that when Cardijn first visited Australia in 1958, he was more impressed by Maria Meersman, who was then the vice-president of the International YCW, than by Cardijn himself.