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  • UNANIMA Update July 2017 26 Jul 2017

    UNANIMA Update July 2017

    The first UN Oceans Conference was held in June. While many meetings on environmental sustainability have been convened at the UN over the past two years and beyond, this was

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  • A Call to Prayer for Peace in Jerusalem 25 Jul 2017

    A Call to Prayer for Peace in Jerusalem

    After days of further heightened violent clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces near the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem, Pope Francis is calling “for moderation and

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  • We Remember and Celebrate 21 Jul 2017

    We Remember and Celebrate

    On the feast of St Mary Magdalene on 22 July we celebrate this apostle to the apostles, the one sent by Jesus to announce his resurrection in a culture where

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  • Helping Planet Earth 19 Jul 2017

    Helping Planet Earth

    At the 2016 Congregational Forum the Brigidine sisters, in solidarity with others, called for a deepening of their understanding of the inter-relatedness of factors which threaten the life and well-being

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Our Heritage


Brigid, you were a woman of peace,

You brought harmony where there was conflict.

You brought light to the darkness.

You brought hope to the downcast.

May the mantle of your peace cover those who are troubled and anxious,

And may peace be firmly rooted in our hearts and in our world.

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