Anyone driving along the N4 in Dublin on Sunday afternoon may have seen members of five Dublin parishes walking together on a mini-pilgrimage through their cluster of parishes. The cluster made up of the parishes of Palmerstown, Cherry Orchard, Chapelizod and two parishes in Ballyfermot first came together last year to walk from parish to parish...

The Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Charles Brown, will preach at the 88th annual Eucharistic Procession in Cork to mark the Feast of Corpus Christi. Cork’s Eucharistic Procession began in 1926 and has become a major part of the Church calendar in the city. It will be led by Bishop John Buckley, who said the Eucharistic Procession will be “one of the...

A group of secondary school students from Derry visited Stormont in Belfast last week to present their pro-life views to the First Minister and deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland. The Year 13 RE students from St Mary’s Grammar School, Magherafelt had separate meetings with both Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness, where they detailed their...

St Oliver Plunkett Parish in Belfast is holding a ‘Faith Fest’ to celebrate Pentecost, from Friday, May 17 to Sunday, May 19. On Friday, Mass will be celebrated at 10am by Fr Clement Marshall with the theme ‘Reverence’. At 7.30pm there will be ‘Praying with Icon’s - meditation on The Descent of the Holy Spirit’. Saturday’s events begin with Rosary...

The St Vincent De Paul (SVP) has said there has been a “noticeable increase” in young families seeking their help during the recession. This comes after a new Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) survey has shown those aged under 45 have been affected more dramatically by the property crash and recession than those 45 and over. A...

Msgr Eoin Thynne HCF leads the procession including Most Rev Michael Jackson, Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin and Most Rev Raymond Field, Auxiliary Bishop of Dublin with Defence Forces Chaplains from the Church of the Sacred Heart to the Grave of the 1916 leaders at Arbour Hill, Dublin last week. Bishop Field is wearing a Service Medal (...

The parishes of St Aidan’s and St Senan’s in Enniscorthy town in Co. Wexford have joined together in organising their first ever faith festival. The Enniscorthy Eucharistic Gathering takes place over the weekend from May 31 to June 2 and will be packed with a wide range of activities from photo exhibitions, youth seminars, talks and testimonies....

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