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Soul Food for World Day of the Poor, Sunday 19th November 2023

I have been very fortunate to have visited Assisi in Italy many times. Walking its narrow, winding streets, one would almost expect St. Francis to come around a corner, such is the palpable spirit of the saint that inhabits this special place. On one such visit a few years ago, while at Assisi railway station awaiting a train to Rome, I came across a notice promoting the then upcoming World Day of the Poor...

Author: admin - November 9, 2023

A woman giving support to a homeless person

Soul Food for Sunday 12th November 2023

Wisdom is pure and never fades away, and is easily seen by those who love her and found by those who seek her. (Wisdom 6:12-16). On Tuesday 24th October our school made history when our Gaelic football team reached the final of the Under-12 Cumann na mBunscol Final in Croke Park for the first time in its history...

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Croke Park Stadium

Soul Food for the Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 29th October  2023

To love God and to love your neighbour goes to the centrality of Jesus’s life. The gospel phrase goes to the heart of belief and action, and it is the phrase that attracts many people to Christianity. In Ireland, we have a great love of people who put themselves at the service of their neighbour. This came to the fore during the Covid pandemic...

Author: admin - October 11, 2023

two children helping each other up a hill

Soul Food for Mission Sunday, 22nd October 2023

“Give to God what belongs to God.” On this Mission Sunday we are reminded in the Gospel that Jesus’s focus was ‘what belongs to God’. Often in life we can go from day to day, and from moment to moment thinking that we have all life under our control. We move from day to day without concern. Unfortunately, many life events that shock us point to a reality that is beyond our control...

Author: admin - October 4, 2023

Man begging with a cat
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