Introducing Fr. Murchadh O'Madagain

Bishop Verot Welcomes Fr. Murchadh O'Madagain as School Chaplain

Fr. Murchadh O'Madagain (pronounced Mur-a-ca) was born and raised in Galway in the West of Ireland. He has three brothers and three sisters. He was ordained a priest in 1998 and has worked as a hospital chaplain and in various parishes. He studied in Rome from 2002-05 and completed his doctorate in Spiritual Theology. He has also published three books: St. Therese of Lisieux: Through Love and Suffering; Centering Prayer and the Healing of the Unconscious; and By the Word of Their Testimony: the Journey of a Priest. He moved to the United States in 2013 and has worked in Sarasota, Venice and now at Bishop Verot, FGCU and the Church of the Resurrection.