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Tributes paid to Maureen Lanigan

MAUREEN CONSTANCE LANIGAN 1945 – 2014 It was with deep sadness that the Diocese learned of the death of Maureen Lanigan in the first week of September following illness. She died at Waterford Regional Hospital Thursday 4th September and her funeral took place on Saturday 6th September, in St Canice’s Cathedral with Requiem Eucharist. Her burial […]

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  October 5, 2014   No comments

The Mothers’ Union Festival Service 2014

  The Mothers’ Union Festival Service Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory ‘Sowing the Future together’ St Michael and All Angels’ Church Abbeyleix Sunday 7th September 2014   The sun shone as if it were the height of summer, all of which brought out the brightly coloured dresses of the ladies of the Mothers’ Union […]

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  October 3, 2014   No comments

Bikers on a Mission!

On Friday 1st August the Revds Andrew McCroskery and the Revd Nigel Kirkpatrick ‘revved’ up their trusty powerful motorbikes and set off on a marathon 3,000km trip around Ireland. Not just a random tour as their itinerary took them to every Church of Ireland cathedral on the island, all in a period of 10 days. […]

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  September 22, 2014   No comments

Celebrating the restoration of the Lady Chapel in St Laserian’s Cathedral, Leighlin

St Laserian’s Cathedral, Leighlin – ‘A liturgical laboratory in a large room’ The Service On a balmy evening of Trinity Sunday 15th June, the multitudes gathered to St Laserian’s Cathedral in Leighlin for the Service of Thanksgiving to mark the restoration of the Lady Chapel and the Installation of the Venerable Andrew Orr as Archdeacon […]

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  September 22, 2014   No comments

Gold at World Flower Show

    Memories of the World Flower Show Dublin June 2014 by Margaret Kingston   Five years ago AOIFA the Association of Irish Floral Artists, a voluntary organisation of people who love flowers and gardening, made a bid to WAFA the World Association of Flower Arrangers to hold the 11th World Flower Show in Dublin […]

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  September 22, 2014   No comments

Farewell to the Revd Canon Peter Cole- Baker

Templemore Union say farewell to the Revd Canon Peter Cole-Baker on his retirement. ‘A ministry of faithfulness and integrity coupled with dignity and courage’. On a sunny, warm afternoon on 27th July 2014, it being the last Sunday in the month, the people from Thurles and Kilfitmone gathered with the people of Templemore in St […]

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  September 22, 2014   No comments