Track 1: Growing up in Mullingar, Co Westmeath in the 1930s. Education and reasons why he entered the Columban Order in 1960. His first appointment to Japan. The journey to Tokyo, and on to Yokohama; the difficulties in learning the language. Track 2: After a short holiday home in 1966, his appointment as Parish Priest in the mountains in Japan, with responsibility for a very large area. His return to do promotion work in Ireland and England. Track 3: Returning in the seventies to Yokohama Diocese and his work there. Track 4: New challenges in taking on the role of Bursar and Parish Priest. Track 5: His overview of mission work in Japan.