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

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Ferns Cathedral

Ferns Cathedral

History The Cathedral Church of St. Edan is situated in Ferns, the ancient capital of Leinster and has strong links with St. David’s of the Church in Wales. The Dean Writes “Christian witness came to Ferns over 1400 years ago. St. Edan (Aidan) came to Ferns in c.600ad. There has been a “stone” church on […]

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Waterford Cathedral

Waterford Cathedral

Christ Church Waterford Cathedral website: http://www.christchurchwaterford.com/ Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Christ-Church-Cathedral-Waterford/141515172536092 History The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity, Christ Church was built on a site of Christian worship which dates back to 1050 and probably before. The first church on this site was built in the 11th Century, probably around the time the previously pagan Vikings had […]

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Lismore Cathedral

Lismore Cathedral

Opening Times April/September Daily 09:00—6:00 p.m. October/March Daily 09:00—4:00 p.m. Entry is free. History Lismore Cathedral dedicated to Cartagh, also spelled Carthage, was founded in 635 by Mochuda who took the name of his teacher Cartagh so that it might not be forgotten, so the one man has two names! Lismore Cathedral is not the […]

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