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Jools Hamilton is a Methodist minister, currently working as Student Chaplain to Trinity college Dublin.

He loves God, life, his work, the Irish rugby team, fine dining with great friends, and a great nights craic – in the totally Irish sense.

He can cook a mean peppered chicken, he rides bikes, he loves music, and he has been known to cry at stunning shows, moving movies and bad–ass books.

Latest Post

The Holy Land II
Thursday 14th September 2017 @ 9:13 am

There are always tears when I travel with a group to Palestine and Israel. 

Usually the tears are a combination of tiredness, hotness, beauty, the conversations and the sheer overwhelming nature of the whole experience. They are never tears of depression or anger – they usually seem to be tears that simply flow from being human.

I’ve seen a young man have no words  – only tears – after sitting talking to an Israeli settler in the West Bank. The sellers there by their own ambition, and are there illegally by international law. They don’t care about law.

I’ve seen ...

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