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28 October, 2020. Saints Simon and Jude, Apostles

28 October, 2020. Saints Simon and Jude, Apostles

1st Reading: Ephesians 2:19-22

God has appointed apostles so that his people’s needs will be served

So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are citizens with the saints …



28Oct Séamus Ahearne on walking, cycling, driving, breaking the mirror…and Indi!

Séamus Ahearne on walking, cycling, driving, breaking the mirror…and Indi!

October 28th, 2020

A Get-out-of-Jail opportunity:

The Psychiatrist:

A new biography of Anthony Clare (d. 2007) has appeared. Psychiatrist in the Chair by Brendan Kelly and Muiris Houston. Anthony Clare was rather famous for his media performances. In the Psychiatrist’s Chair made for …

28Oct Letter from ACP Leadership to every bishop over Lectionary translation concerns

Letter from ACP Leadership to every bishop over Lectionary translation concerns

October 28th, 2020

Ahead of today’s AGM…a request to re-publish this issue on today’s page.

Below is a copy of the letter sent by the ACP Leadership team to each of the bishops of Ireland outlining concern over expected changes to translations of

28Oct AGM Today at 2.00pm…

AGM Today at 2.00pm…

October 28th, 2020

AGM TODAY AT 2.00pm

Via Zoom

Join in!

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82012500266?pwd=cC9Gc3JJOHZjbzNGZ0JNRHo1TFpGZz09 

Meeting ID: 820 1250 0266

Passcode: L92c4T

All welcome…

27Oct In His ‘Western People’ column Brendan Hoban pays tribute to the late Colm Kilcoyne

In His ‘Western People’ column Brendan Hoban pays tribute to the late Colm Kilcoyne

October 27th, 2020

Fr Colm Kilcoyne

                 A gifted preacher with a real sense of place                    

 

More than a week ago, in another marker of these COVID–19 days, a small group assembled in Castlebar church for the funeral Mass of Fr Colm Kilcoyne. …

27Oct Joe Mulvaney, We Are Church: Plentiful Vocations

Joe Mulvaney, We Are Church: Plentiful Vocations

October 27th, 2020

PLENTIFUL VOCATIONS – THANK GOD

Many are called by GOD, but few are chosen by THE LADS (Joe 10:20!)

An editorial by Michael Kelly in The Irish Catholic (October 1, 2020) stated that Irish parishioners will have to get used …

27Oct ACP AGM Wed 28 Oct 2.00pm – Zoom meeting passcode

ACP AGM Wed 28 Oct 2.00pm – Zoom meeting passcode

October 27th, 2020

The ACP Leadership Team

Cordially invites you

via Zoom to the  

ACP AGM

Wed Oct 28th @ 2.00pm

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82012500266?pwd=cC9Gc3JJOHZjbzNGZ0JNRHo1TFpGZz09 

Meeting ID: 820 1250 0266

Passcode: L92c4T

 
From the comfort of your own home or office

join us

26Oct ‘In the Breaking of Bread’ – Chris McDonnell’s ‘Catholic Times’ column

‘In the Breaking of Bread’ – Chris McDonnell’s ‘Catholic Times’ column

October 26th, 2020

In the breaking of bread

Chris McDonnell 

At the beginning of this momentous year, I compared the date with the phrase ‘20/20 Vision’, not realizing just how out of focus the year was to become. Now, as we experience …

25Oct ‘Confessional Box now a relic of an old Ireland’ – Brendan Hoban’s weekly Western People column

‘Confessional Box now a relic of an old Ireland’ – Brendan Hoban’s weekly Western People column

October 25th, 2020

Confessional Box now a relic of an old Ireland                 

Western People 20.10.2020

When I was appointed a curate in Keenagh in Crossmolina parish in 1973, I inherited from my predecessor, Fr Mark Diamond, a church-area and a people for whom …

22Oct America Magazine: Explainer: What Pope Francis actually said about civil unions—and why it matters

America Magazine: Explainer: What Pope Francis actually said about civil unions—and why it matters

October 22nd, 2020

America Magazine Editor’s note: This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

In a new documentary that premiered in Rome yesterday, Pope Francis appeared to endorse civil unions for same-sex couples for the first time as pope.

As portrayed …

22Oct ACP AGM via Zoom Wed Oct 28th @ 2.00pm

ACP AGM via Zoom Wed Oct 28th @ 2.00pm

October 22nd, 2020

From the comfort of your own home or office

join us for the

Annual General Meeting of the ACP

via Zoom on

Wed Oct 28th 2020 @ 2.00pm

Agenda, running order and Zoom code to follow.

All welcome

 




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