(United Dioceses of Cashel, Ferns, Leighlin, Lismore, Ossory & Waterford)

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Bishop’s Monthly Letter – July

Bishop’s Monthly Letter – July

Dear Friends Rather than writing at any length this month, I am asking the editor to reproduce in the magazine details of my ROUTE 66 Biblical peregrinations through the diocese in September. The details of this endeavour will also be provided to parishes on separate leaflets and posters. The contents speak for themselves, and I […]

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  July 27, 2017   No comments
Route 66 – September Sermon Marathon

Route 66 – September Sermon Marathon

Bishop Michael Burrows is planning a Rapid Road Tour and  Sermon Marathon from September 13 – 29th this year. He will be stopping at 66 places in the Diocese, giving a short reflection based  on each of the 66 books of the Bible, all on the theme of the empowerment of women through literacy. This […]

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  June 23, 2017   No comments
Mothers’ Union Festival Service

Mothers’ Union Festival Service

Mothers’ Union Festival Service The Mothers’ Union held its Festival Service on Wednesday, 31st May, in St. Canice’s Cathedral, Kilkenny. Over 160 members from all over the Diocese attended and banners representing all the branches were carried in procession at the service. This was a special event to celebrate 130 years or 13 Decades of […]

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  June 8, 2017   No comments
HOPPING PROCESSION IN ECHTERNACH

HOPPING PROCESSION IN ECHTERNACH

The Annual St Willibrord Hopping Procession attracts visitors from far and wide, not unlike the festive atmosphere of St Patrick’s Day in Ireland. Pilgrims from this Diocese gathered on Tuesday last with about 12,000 other Christians from Roman Catholic, Anglican, Old Catholic and Orthodox traditions to remember the life of St Willibrord and celebrate the […]

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  June 8, 2017   No comments