Borders and Belonging

Pádraig Ó Tuama

Brexit has resurfaced questions of British-Irish relations, particularly around the border between the two Irish jurisdictions. Taking the extraordinary text of Ruth from the Hebrew Bible, Pádraig Ó Tuama explores biblical considerations about social welfare, migration, borders, division, belonging and kindness.Pádraig Ó Tuama is a poet and theologian based in Belfast. He is leader of the Corrymeela Community, dedicated to peace and reconciliation.