Posts Tagged ‘Frank Bird’

Marist Asia school for Burmese migrants reopens

Thursday, October 24th, 2019
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A Marist secondary school programme in Ranong Thailand with close links to New Zealand has re-opened. The school was one of 10 Burmese migrant learning centres closed as a result of the 24 August arrest and deportation of 32 Burmese teachers by Thai officials. News of their reopening on a part-time basis was confirmed on Read more

Serving the poor: Fr Frank Bird s.m.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Fr Frank is a Marist Priest in Ranong, Thailand, working at the Marist Mission, serving among the poor. He shares his story. I’ve never felt happier. Restless. Yes, that perhaps sums up in a word a spirit led journey. I turned 40 a year ago and realised each year I was becoming a bit more Read more