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Litany of St Columba

Lord, Have mercy.

Christ, Have mercy.

Lord, Have mercy.

Christ, Hear us.

Christ, Graciously hear us.

Holy Mary, Pray for us.

Queen of Angels, Pray for us. 299 more words


Litany of St Brigid

Lord, Have mercy.

Christ, Have mercy.

Lord, Have mercy.

Eternal Father, Have mercy on us.

Divine Son, Have mercy on us.

Holy Spirit, Have mercy on us. 262 more words


Early Irish Feminists With Holy Fire In Their Blood

Saint Moninne of Killeavey was one of Ireland’s earliest female saints. After vigorous instruction in the religious life, she founded a community, initially consisting of eight virgins and a widow with a baby, at Slieve Gullion, in what became, under the later colonial administration, County Armagh. 1,805 more words


Litany of The Irish Saints

To implore their protection in all our wants, but particularly for the existing  necessities of the Irish Church.

Lord, have mercy.

Christ, have mercy.

Lord, have mercy. 690 more words


Brigid, St. Bridget, and Kildare, Ireland

“Bridget” is the name that was bestowed upon me at birth. It’s not such an unusual name that people give you some quizzical look when you say it, but it’s rare enough that, in the course of my lifetime, I’ve only ever met a handful of other people who share it. 993 more words

Prayer to Saint Kevin

Saint Kevin, you were privileged to live in the Age of Saints,

O Father Kevin being baptised by one saint, taught by another and buried by a third. 24 more words


Saint Fanchea of Ross Oirthir, January 1

We begin the month of January with a female saint, Fanchea of Ross Oirthir, sister to Enda (Endeus) of Aran.

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