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Parish News

Parish News 31st July 2022

It is reported in the Irish Catholic this week that the cause for canonisation of 6 Irish priests and 2 others of Irish descent is going to Rome. These are included with 73 others who weremartyred during conflict in Korea between 1950 and 1953. They are very much venerated in Korea now if not well known here in Ireland. It is good…

Words from the Archbishop

19th February, anniversary of the death of Blessed John Sullivan S.J. In John Sullivan we see see the story of the weaving of the story of Jesus into his life. His example of living certainly made God real to the many people he encountered on the journey of life, especially the sick and those experiencing poverty….. As Pope Francis says, “We are…

Parish News

Diocesan Mission Statement:  Following the report from the Task Force based on the information submitted to them from the parishes giving their views on where we are at present and where we need to go now, the Archbishop has issued a statement containing our priorities for the next few years, a link to which a video outlining its contents may be found…

Update on Synod assemblies

The venue and dates for our parish gatherings to which all living in the parish are to be invited are now confirmed. the venue will be the Sports Complex on Gurteen road and the dates for the gatherings are Wednesday 23rd March and Wednesday 30th March at 7pm. You might a note of that on your phone are in your diary. We…

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