The feast of St. Oliver Plunkett occurs on 1st July, the anniversary of his execution and martyrdom at Tyburn in 1681. St. Oliver is probably the best known of the Irish Martyrs who gave the ultimate witness to their Catholic faith during the persecutions of the penal years. St. Oliver was born in 1625 into [...]

CANA IRELAND; COUPLES’ RETREAT – Sunday 22nd to Saturday 28th July

Is all of your time taken up by work and a million activities? Why not take some time out for you to talk, pray and spend time together, find direction in your marriage, share with other couples…. and your children will be cared for in their own space – but in close proximity. Come to [...]


The annual 3-day pilgrimage season to St. Patrick’s Purgatory, Lough Derg, will continue until 15th August. Pilgrims can begin their pilgrimage on any day of the week. Advance booking is not required. Just arrive there! More information at

WMOF PILGRIM WALK – Saturday 18th to Saturday 25th August

Plans are underway for the World Meeting of Families Pilgrim Walk which takes place from 18th to 25th August.  During the WMOF Seven Church Pilgrimage, the following seven churches will remain open each day between 9.30a.m. and 7p.m.: St. Audeon’s High Street; St. Francis Xavier’s Gardiner Street; St. Mary’s Pro Cathedral; St. Michan’s COI Church [...]

WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES – Registration / Tickets / Volunteers

Registration is now open for this event which takes place in the Phoenix Park on Sunday 26th August at 3 p.m.. Tickets for the Papal Mass are now available online. Tickets are free. Everyone who intends to be present for the Papal Mass will require a ticket to enter the Phoenix Park. Volunteers are also [...]

ACCORD – Seeks volunteer receptionist

Accord – the Catholic Marriage Care Service – are currently seeking a volunteer receptionist to work one or two evenings a month in the Accord Centre in the grounds of St. Brigid’s Church in Blanchardstown. Further details from Orla on 01-8201044 or by email at

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