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St Enda, Memorial: March 21st

Converted by his sister

One of the most significant of the early Irish saints, St Enda of Aran was a warrior who was converted by his sister, the abbess St Fanchea. 187 more words

Saints And Blesseds

St. Stephen’s Day, or the Feast of St. Stephen

St. Stephen’s Day, or the Feast of St. Stephen, is a Christian saint’s day to commemorate Saint Stephen, celebrated on 26 December in Ireland.

St. Stephen’s Day (Lá Fhéile Stiofáin), or the Day of the Wren (Lá an Dreoilín), is an occasion to commemorate the life of St Stephen, a Christian martyr. 229 more words

St. Stephen’s Day

Remembering Mochuda and the Saints of Ireland

A Report by Constant Mews on the 80th Anniversary celebration of  St Carthage’s, Parkville

On Sunday 24 May 2015, a presentation took place at the church of… 856 more words


Saint Dymphna

As March rolls around, which means St. Patrick’s Day, my thoughts turn to my Irish Catholic ancestors and their faith, particular the many saints that hail from the Emerald Isle. 853 more words



Set 6 “ICONS OF BRITISH SAINTS” includes 8 icons of British Saints and 4 icons of the Four Evangelists painted by Marchela Dimitrova

St Cuthbert… 43 more words

120 Sacred Religious Icons Painted by Marchela Dimitrova

120 Sacred Religious Icons Painted by Marchela Dimitrova

Marchela Dimitrova is Bulgarian, married to a Bulgarian Orthodox Priest. An artist from an early age, her interest in icons began in 1996. 581 more words

Born in Meath, hanged drawn and quartered in London

St Oliver PLUNKETT, martyr and Archbishop of Armagh, born Oldcastle, Co Meath 1629. A victim of Titus Oates’ ‘Papish Plot’, he was found guilty of high treason “for promoting the Catholic faith” and was condemned to be hanged, drawn and quartered. 52 more words