The Reverend Darren Howie is a former thief and was addicted to heroin.
He spent a decade in and out of prison – and was once told by a prison chaplain, when he weighed just six-and-a-half stone, that he would die once he left prison.
However, Mr Howie got clean through a Christian rehabilitation programme….
You are never beyond the love and redemption of God. To think otherwise is a perverse idolatry.
The ex-heroin addict who became a priest – BBC News https://t.co/s4JjqDSiRH
— Fr. SJM-C+ (@FatherSJMC) October 23, 2018