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Sep 25 – St Finbarr (560-610) bishop,patron of the diocese of Cork

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“He shall be called Finn-barr, that is ‘beautiful hair’, from the beautiful head he offered in sacrifice to God.”

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Book launch-The Beauty of God’s Presence in the Fathers of the Church-19/6/14-Dublin

When: June 19, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Stephen’s Green Hibernian Club, 9 Saint Stephen's Green, Dublin, Ireland

The Beauty of God’s Presence in the Fathers of the Church by Janet Elaine Rutherford, editor Stephen’s Green Hibernian Club 9 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2. The book will be launched by Senator David Norris. The beauty of God’s presence in the Fathers of the Church The proceedings of the eighth International Patristic Conference, Maynooth, [...]

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Nigerian Archbishop’s anguish over schoolgirls

“They are just innocent girls and every human being feels bad about this. Life is sacred.”

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Easter Saturday designated National Pilgrim Paths Day

Event aims to raise awareness of Irish pilgrim routes and medieval Christian heritage.

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May Love be our Lantern Flame

Celebration in Cork by the Presentation Sisters and friends of the declaration of Nano Nagle as Venerable.

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Presentation nuns host Cork celebration for Nano Nagle

Bishops concelebrate Mass for ‘the Lady of the Lantern’.

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President Higgins pays tribute to Christian Brothers in Cork

Visit marks school’s 125th anniversary.

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Sep 7 – St Finian of Movilla (495-579) abbot-bishop

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There are many St Finians and at least two Movilles. The Movilla of this saint is not – as many people may think – the village of Moville in Co Donegal, but Movilla in Co Down, just outside Newtownards. A graveyard and the ruin of a church off the B172 to Millisle show the site of […]

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Reparation and Repentance: …

A resource to organise prayer services of reparation and repentance to atone for the crimes of clerical sex abuse. This booklet was put together by Father Kevin Scallon CM.

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Strangest genius: the stained glass …

This is a beautifully illustrated history and catalogue of the entire stained-glass collection of Harry Clarke (1889-1931). Authors: Lucy Costigan & Michael Cullen

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Why Go to Mass?

Finbarr Clancy SJ answers the question about why is it important to go to mass.

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Fr Michael Melvin SVD

Finbarr Tracey SVD, pays tribute to Fr Mick Melvin, SVD, Director of Kairos Communications, who died last September (2008).

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