A Reflection for Ordinary Time.

This period of Ordinary Time from Pentecost until we start another liturgical year at the end of November reminds us that it is in and through our ordinary days that we live out the mystery of our faith. Most of us live ordinary lives with ordinary days in which we live out  our best and […]

Happy Easter! He is risen!

Happy Easter! He is risen! J.R.R. Tolkein coined a phrase that was the basis for his writing of Lord of the Rings. That phase is Eucatastrophe. An unexpected happening that brings goodness out of devastation. He concluded that the resurrection was the greatest Eucatastrophe in human history. At the moment when all seemed lost, Mary […]

RTÉ to air Daily Mass for Holy Week 2021

With churches closed in Ireland  in response to public health guidelines due to COVID 19, RTÉ will air Mass every weekday at 10.30am for Holly Week. You will find the full schedule of streamed liturgies on the website of the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre. This content will also be available on the RTÉ Player, both […]

Message from Fr. Hugh

Dear friends, As you will no doubt have heard, Premier Ministre Castex has just announced this evening a month long lockdown for Paris and Île de France, (and 15 other departments)as had been expected. However, happily the rules for places of worship remain unchanged and public services may proceed so long as existing protocols are […]