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CHRISTIAN AID – CHRISTMAS APPEAL

CHRISTIAN AID – CHRISTMAS APPEAL

JUST €5 COULD FEED A FAMILY FOR FOUR DAYS “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in.” Matthew 25:35 Rosamond Bennett, Chief Executive of Christian Aid Ireland, recently returned from South Sudan, where […]

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  December 14, 2017   No comments
TREE FESTIVAL IN ST CANICE’S CATHEDRAL, KILKENNY

TREE FESTIVAL IN ST CANICE’S CATHEDRAL, KILKENNY

The Kilkenny Christmas Tree Festival is under way in St. Canice’s Cathedral. “This is the third year for the festival and so far 125 trees of all shapes and sizes are in situ,” says Dean Katharine Poulton. “The trees are made by individuals, family groups, local businesses, schools and charities.  This year Kilkenny Sub Aqua […]

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  December 8, 2017   No comments
ENNISCORTHY TREE FESTIVAL IN ST MARY’S CHURCH

ENNISCORTHY TREE FESTIVAL IN ST MARY’S CHURCH

Abolutely Fabulous! The Enniscorthy and Monart Union of parishes has teamed up with Wexford County Council to bring you the annual Christmas Tree Festival in 2017 in St. Mary’s Church! The video covers a taste of what to expect when there!  Video of Enniscorthy Tree Festival by Enniscorthy For Kids Do come along! “We have […]

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  December 8, 2017   No comments
Visit Carlow Museum’s St Willibrord Exhibition

Visit Carlow Museum’s St Willibrord Exhibition

Exhibition: “St. Willibrord, Patron Saint of Luxembourg and his County Carlow Connection”  Dermot Mulligan from Carlow County Museum tells us about this Exhibition and thanks all those involved in the St Willibrord events this summer: “Carlow County Museum, located in the heart of Carlow town, has opened a free yearlong exhibition about St. Willibrord, his […]

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  December 7, 2017   No comments
Radio Documentary about St Willibrord event on this Sunday

Radio Documentary about St Willibrord event on this Sunday

‘Carlow Hops to Luxembourg’  radio documentary, produced by documentary maker Monica Hayes, will be broadcast on KCLR this Sunday 12th November at 10.00am (Irish time). Anybody can hear the documentary on KCLR96FM Radio Station’s website anywhere in the world: http://kclr96fm.com/ at this time. If you can’t listen to it live, the documentary will be available to listen back […]

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  November 10, 2017   No comments
The Reverend Ian Cruikshank coming to Killanne

The Reverend Ian Cruikshank coming to Killanne

The Reverend Ian Morison Cruickshank has been appointed rector of Killanne Union of Parishes and parishioners there are looking forward to his institution on December 15th in Killanne Church at 7.30 p.m. Ahead of his arrival and by way of introducing himself to Killanne parishioners and the wider Diocese he sent on these images of […]

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  November 3, 2017   No comments
Installation of Canons in Ferns

Installation of Canons in Ferns

Installation of Canons and Ferns Diocesan Advent Carol Service With the appointment of the Reverend Ruth Elmes as a Canon on the Ferns Cathedral Chapter and the moving of Canon Mark Hayden to take up the position of Precentor formerly held by Canon Harmsworth before his retirement, Canon Minion now becomes Chancellor and Canon Michael […]

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  October 31, 2017   No comments
Diocesan Synod 2017

Diocesan Synod 2017

The 2017 Diocesan Synod took place in the Woodford Dolmen hotel last Wednesday, October 18th. Here are some images from the event   ENVIRONMENTAL AWARDS PRESENTED Carlow: Motivation of the Young The Judges were very impressed with the Involvement of children who led the congregation.  They put the National Pollinator Programme: and Junior Pollinator programmes […]

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  October 22, 2017   No comments