Furrow is a monthly journal for the contemporary Church.
It enjoys an international reputation as a courageous and
impartial forum for discussing the challenges facing the Church
today and of the resources available to meet them. The
Furrow was founded in 1950 at St. Patrick's College, Maynooth,
Co. Kildare by the late J. G. McGarry, a Professor in the
College, and it continues as a vibrant voice for renewal of
the Church across the world.
over its fifty years, include: Cardinals Daly, O'Fiaich, Danneels,
Kasper, Suenens; theologians: Karl Rahner, Gabriel Daly, Rosemary
Haughton, Enda McDonagh, Nicholas Lash, Mary Grey; political
leaders: Mary Robinson, Mary McAleese, Garret FitzGerald,
John Reid; writers: Seamus Heaney, Mary Gordon, Michéal O
page of a recent Furrow offers a flavour of its
commitments and interests.
Editor is Ronan Drury.