In Perseverance Through Faith: A Priest’s Prison Story, the reader learns
about Communism through the eyes of one Irishman caught up in the
devastating political hurricane in China.
Father W. Aedan McGrath took on a regime that knew no limit to
its hatred and vengeance. Now, almost sixty years later, people in the
West are looking with different eyes toward Communist China and its
The memoirs of Father W. Aedan McGrath are important. The China
before us here and now is the China, still, in part, rooted in the drama of