• History

    Margorie McCall – The Woman Who Came Back to Life

    There’s a knock at your door; you open it to find the person standing before you was none other than someone you had witnessed die. You had prepared them for their wake, watched them be lowered into the ground in their coffin, and buried. What would you do? Let me take you back to the early 1700’s and we’ll find out how one man reacted to this very same incident. … Let’s go way back to Lurgan, Northern Ireland in the early 1700’s. According to local historian, Jim Conway, Ireland was struck by famine in the early 1700’s, prior to the Irish Famine (1740-1741, killing between 300,000 to 480,000 people…