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Sr. Eileen Kiely RIP.

Sr. Eileen Kiely RIP. It is with great sadness that we let you know of Sr. Eileen Kiely’s death and yet we are deeply thankful to God for the grace of her very peaceful death. Eileen died as the sun rose at 5.30 a.m. She had feared that she might struggle with her breathing when...

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International Women’s Day 2019 #BalanceforBetter. “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”

International Women’s Day 2019 campaign theme: #BalanceforBetter   The theme for International Women’s Day (8 March) this year,                                                             “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”,                                                                              ...

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Lent is for Transformation.

Lent is for Transformation. Fr. Richard Rohr says: As we enter Lent, we are reminded that we are “dust to dust” and “ashes to ashes.” After a year full of sorrows such as the separation of families at the US border, destructive wildfires, mass shootings, war and famine in Yemen, refugees fleeing Syria, and much...

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#TakeYourSeat: The people’s seat initiative by: Sir David Attenborough

#TakeYourSeat: The people’s seat initiative by: Sir David Attenborough The United Nations has launched  the ‘People’s Seat’ initiative, calling millions of change advocates worldwide to submit messages for an address that will be delivered to leaders attending the Climate Change Conference in Poland (known by the shorthand ‘COP 24’, from 2 to 14 December), by renowned naturalist Sir...

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International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women – November 25, 2018.

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women – November 25, 2018. “To commemorate this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls on 25 November, the Secretary-General’s UNiTE Campaign is calling upon us to stand in solidarity with survivors and survivor advocates and women’s human rights defenders who are working to prevent and end...

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Thanksgiving Day 2018

Thanksgiving Harvest Festival. The harvest festival of Thanksgiving is widely celebrated throughout the world and it is a national holiday in the United States of America, Canada and some other parts of the world with a lot of cheer, excitement, and fun. One of the most anticipated and happily enjoyable occasions of the year, Thanksgiving...

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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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