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RTÉ to broadcast Easter services from Maynooth

“The pitch-dark chapel will be illuminated by hundreds of individual candles held aloft by congregation members, all of them lit from the Paschal Candle which will itself be lit from the Paschal Fire situated outside the College Chapel” – Fr Tomás Surlis, Rector.

2019.04.18.

Church in Dublin set to welcome 31 catechumens and 1 candidate

“Your presence and activity are signs of the renewed sense of Christian vocation and call to holiness of all Christian faithful. I thank you for that witness" - Archbishop Diarmuid Martin.

2018.02.20.

‘Let us break open our sealed tombs to the Lord’

Pope Francis baptised 12 catechumens from Italy, Albania, Cameroon, Korea, India and China during the Easter vigil ceremony at St Peter's Basilica.

2016.03.27.

Irish seminarians to serve at Easter Vigil with Pope

Ceremony can be watched live on EWTN Television or on the Vatican Television livestream from 19.30 Irish time.

2016.03.20.

Christ Church Cathedral will open on Easter Sunday

CofI Archbishop of Dublin and senior clergy “very happy” with the outcome of negotiations over Easter ceremonies in Dublin's cathedrals.

2016.03.04.

Bring hope to those tempted to despair: Primate

Beannachtaí na Cásca oraibh go leir.

2015.04.05.

70 new catechumens: “discreet signs of hope”

There are many examples of renewal in the Church in Ireland today Archbishop of Dublin suggests.

2015.02.25.

Resurrection ethic has contribution to make to society

Christian ethic is a resurrection ethic which respects human life from conception until natural death and every moment in between.

2014.04.20.

Recall moment when you first found faith Pope urges

To return to Galilee means to re-read everything on the basis of the cross and its victory.

2014.04.20.

New Mass setting marks Limerick’s culture role

Easter vigil to be broadcast live from St John's to mark status as National City of Culture.

2014.04.19.
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