This is the story of a beautiful event to mark this year of Mercy. It took place in the historic Ballintubber Abbey. Taking place in the evening, the atmosphere was most prayerful and we were led by the beautiful voice of Deirdre N Chinnéide.
This is a metaphor that for me, attempts to encapsulate the generosity of God's all embracing Love and Life. So often this PRESENCE can be invisible until MERCY moves someone who notices into action as in the following story of the Starfish:...
The book, Walking Gently on Earth, was launched on Saturday November 26, in Knock House Hotel. This venture of the Western Province centred on our being honoured with an Eco-Congregation Award. The book tells some of the story of our ecological story.
A book will be launched by the Western Province next month and this story gives an introduction to it.
The Western Province is facilitating a pilgrimage to St Mel’s Cathedral Longford to mark and celebrate the Year of Mercy. This pilgrimage takes place on the feast of the Transfiguration, Saturday 6th August (3- 5.30 p.m.)