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Who Was This Guy Columbanus?

A few years ago, as I sat in the car waiting for my 7th grader to be dismissed from school, I passed the time listening to an audiobook called… 476 more words

Irish History

Knocklyon History Society November Event

Knocklyon History Society’s November 2015 Talk is

St. Columban – an Irish Monk and a Great European

An Illustrated talk by Dr. Enzo Farinella

Wednesday 11th November at 7:45 p.m.

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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