Tags » Lough Derg

St Patrick's Day and Lough Derg


From Word on Fire:

A few years ago, our CATHOLICISM series film crew arrived at the shores of large lake in far northwest Ireland, in the county of Donegal. 861 more words


The Penal Cross

John Cunningham details the significance of the Penal Cross and pilgrimage in Ireland.

Lough Derg Pilgrimage Crosses were carved by local people in the vicinity of the pilgrimage and dated the year they were made. 503 more words

The Fermanagh 100

Killaloe baby

On Thursday evening, the body of a fine female child was found sewed up in a bag on the banks of the canal near Killaloe. A man was taken up on suspicion of being the murderer, but was subsequently liberated. 23 more words