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Harvest Festival 2018.

Harvest Festival 2018.   As the moon rises in the East we know that it is Harvest Festival time again and we wish all our viewers especially those in Asia, a joyful time of thanksgiving and celebration.  For China it is the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival and for the Koreans it is Chuseok.  Also many Harvest...

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Sr. Rita Deegan’s Farewell.

Sr. Rita Deegan’s Farewell. Address by Sr. Rose.  On behalf of the sisters here in Magheramore It is my privilege to welcome you all… and in particular, to welcome you Sr. Agnes, Nina, Linda, family members, relatives and friends – who have come to say farewell to your beloved Rita.   Welcome also to our...

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Eid ul Adha 2018. Eid Mubarak to all our Muslim Brothers and Sisters throughout the World.

Eid ul Adha 2018. Eid Mubarak to all our Muslim Brothers and Sisters throughout the World.   Eid ul Adha Is Eid of sacrifice, And commitment to the Almighty’s orders. May the Almighty bless us with the same in All circles of life, And help all amongst us, Who are helpless, Worried and waiting for his Rehmaat (mercy), Wishing...

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Independence Day in Pakistan یوم آزادی

Independence Day in Pakistan یوم آزادی Pakistan’s Independence Day, which is annually held on August 14, celebrates the country’s independence from the British rule on that date in 1947. This day is an occasion to promote patriotism and national unity. Independence Day (Urdu یوم آزادی‎; Yaum-e Āzādī), observed annually on 14 August, is a national holiday in Pakistan. It...

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Fiestas Patrias Peruanas

Happy Birthday Peru!!!    Today Peru officially turns 190 years old. She is a long-lived wise lady. All those years ago, we proclaimed independence from the Spanish and became a country on our own right. But of course, in reality, Peru is much more than a country, and much older and wiser than 190 years...

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World Refugee Day 2018. Now More Than Ever, We need To Stand With Refugees.

World Refugee Day 2018. Theme: Now More Than Ever, We need To Stand With Refugees. World Refugee Day 2018 is on June 20th. This is an annual event, held on the same date each year, and 2018 is the 18th year of the event, run by the United Nations Refugee Agency, to state that the world...

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The Power of Love by Bishop Michael Curry.

Bishop Michael Curry’s speech at Royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.   Bishop Michael Curry, the presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church in the United States, delivered a gripping speech, implored Christians to put love at the center of their spiritual and political lives, at the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan...

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Archbishop Joseph Coutts of Karachi to be elevated as Cardinal

Archbishop Joseph Coutts of Karachi to be elevated as Cardinal. Pope Francis announced that he would be holding a meeting of the Church’s top council to appoint 14 new cardinals last month, including from Iraq, Pakistan, Madagascar and Japan which would reflect the universality of the Church as it “continues to proclaim God’s merciful love...

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Homily at the Funeral Mass of Sr. Mary Radcliffe.

Homily for the Funeral Mass of Sr. Mary Radcliffe,            Columban Sisters’ Chapel,     Magheramore, Wicklow May 21, 2018                 We are gathered here today to bid farewell to Mary Radcliffe, Columban missionary sister and friend.  We offer our condolences to Edward her twin who is represented here today by his daughter Caroline and...

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Earth Day 2018

Earth Day 2018: End Plastic Pollution  Countdown to April 22 Plastic pollution is poisoning our oceans and land, injuring marine life, and affecting our health!  Help End Plastic Pollution by finding out how many plastic items you consume every year and make a PLEDGE to reduce the amount. Earth Day 2018 is dedicated to providing the information...

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