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COVID 19 community supportCOVID-19 community supports are now in place to ensure vulnerable members of the community are reached and helped at this time.

foaArchbishop Eamon Martin invites Bishops, Clergy and all the Faithful to join with him at the 12.00 noon Angelus on the Feast of the Annunciation, 25 March, in consecrating Ireland and her people to the Immaculate Heart of Mary for protection from the coronavirus.

WrdYes there is fear.
Yes there is isolation.
Yes there is panic buying.
Yes there is sickness.
Yes there is even death.
They say that in Wuhan after so many years of noise
You can hear the birds again. ...............


sdropIf we look at the news this week, these present days may seem bleak, it seems that as these dark January days progress the news seems to get more wretched and hard to hear.

faith 4045660 960 720Have you ever stopped to consider that: Every night we go to bed without any guarantee that we will wake up in the morning but we set our alarm clocks anyway to wake us up. That is hope.

CompassionateThe great Irish poet Patrick Kavanagh encouraged us all to find the extraordinary in the banal and the everyday. One Friday afternoon I had an experience where an ordinary trip to the bank led to an extraordinary encounter that I’ll never forget. News Feed