The Mission

by Jean Harrington

The Mission

  • ISBN-13: 9781905379316
  • Author(s): Jean Harrington
  • Subject: True crime|true crime
  • Publisher: Maverick House
  • Imprint: Maverick House
  • Publication Date: 14-11-2013
  • Format: p/b

Availability: Cancelled

£7.99
The compelling story of the lives and deaths of two Irish Colombian priests on the war-torn island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines. Fr. Des Hartford's story begins with his kidnapping and subsequent time in the jungle as a hostage. He was lucky - he was released 11 days later. Fr. Rufus Popong' Halley was murdered in cold blood, while travelling through Malabang. Harrington's book is a superb account of the lives of these two missionaries - two men who dedicated their lives to helping the poor.
About the book

The compelling story of the lives and deaths of two Irish Colombian priests on the war-torn island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines. Fr. Des Hartford's story begins with his kidnapping and subsequent time in the jungle as a hostage. He was lucky - he was released 11 days later. Fr. Rufus Popong' Halley was murdered in cold blood, while travelling through Malabang. Harrington's book is a superb account of the lives of these two missionaries - two men who dedicated their lives to helping the poor.