Dying wish for the Disappeared

I am normally sceptical about stories of dying wishes, but this particular one rings true. The Telegraph is reporting that:

The final wish of a priest known for his civil rights campaigns was that the IRA reveal where it had buried the bodies of the Disappeared, mourners at his funeral heard yesterday. Fr Denis Faul’s dying goal was revealed by the Auxiliary Bishop of Armagh, Bishop Gerard Clifford, during the homily at Mgr Faul’s funeral Mass at St Columcille’s Church in Carrickmore. The clergyman, who died on Wednesday at age 73, made many appeals for the IRA to identify where it had buried those abducted and murdered during the Troubles as part of his work combating injustice and repression.

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