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Do This in Memory Mass
Do This in Memory Mass
November 21, 2022

On Sunday we celebrated the Feast of Christ the King the last Sunday in the church calendar year. The girls and boys acted out the gospel in drama. We reflected...

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Do This In Memory Mass
Do This In Memory Mass
November 1, 2022

On Sunday 30th October we had our preparation and enrolment mass for all the children preparing for First Confession and Communion in our parish. The theme of the mass was...

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Lourdes Day 8
Lourdes Day 8
September 6, 2022

The last and final day of our pilgrimage to Lourdes.  We concluded our pilgrimage with mass at the Poor Clare convent.  We recalled the events of the week with a...

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Lourdes Day 7
Lourdes Day 7
September 4, 2022

We attended the International mass in the underground Basilica St Pius X. People were delighted to meet Fr. Paul Coyle a former priest of our parish. There was a great...

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Lourdes Day 6
Lourdes Day 6
September 3, 2022

We had mass in Bartres this morning where we remembered all of our faithful departed. It's painful remembering loved ones but therapeutic when recall in the context of faith and...

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Lourdes Day 5
Lourdes Day 5
September 2, 2022

We had a prayer service and the lighting of the parish pilgrimage candle this morning.  I think people felt emotional as we remembered all who asked us to light a...

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Lourdes Day 4
Lourdes Day 4
September 2, 2022

We begun our day with mass in the Crypt Basilica.  The church that Our Lady asked Bernadette to ask to request the priest to build so people could come to...

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Lourdes Day 3
Lourdes Day 3
August 31, 2022

We begun our day with mass at the Grotto.  I felt very privileged to be the main celebrant, remembered all of you at the Grotto mass. The theme of the...

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Lourdes Day 2
Lourdes Day 2
August 30, 2022

Bernie and myself had a meeting with the JWT Rep as you can see Bernie was well focused on planning our itinerary over the next few day. We then had...

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Synodal Synthesis
Synodal Synthesis
August 24, 2022

Below is a link to the Synthesis in Ireland for the Diocesan Stage of the Universal Synod 2021 - 2023. This is the document that was sent to Rome by...

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Building Hope
Building Hope
August 2, 2022

RADICAL RENEWAL: HOW DUBLIN ARCHDIOCESE IS ‘BUILDING HOPE’ An article by Fr Gareth Byrne from last week’s Irish Catholic newspaper is attached to this blog. The article, entitled Radical Renewal:...

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Lourdes Day 1  2022
Lourdes Day 1 2022
August 2, 2022

We left for Knock Airport this morning for our flight to Lourdes. We prayed the Joyful Mysteries of the rosary on the journey to Knock. We landed into Lourdes to...

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