21Feb A letter from Alan Hilliard to Tony Flannery

Alan Hilliard (a priest of Dublin diocese) wrote this open letter to Fr Tony Flannery as a response to a talk given by Tony at the meeting of ACP priests in Athlone.

21Feb Those who act unconventionally might be best candidates to be bishops — Karl Rahner

The qualities Karl Rahner suggested we look for look for in a candidate for bishop or parish priest are given here by Pádraig McCarthy.

21Feb Second Sunday of Lent – Bidding prayers

Bernard Cotter offers bidding prayers for use at masses next weekend. In his own parish of Newcestown, young people read out the intentions, so they are designed for this. Two young people read three intentions each.

21Feb 21 February. Thursday in the First Week of Lent

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