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  • Australia Day 21 Jan 2018

    Australia Day

    26 January is the official National Day of Australia. It’s the day which marks the anniversary of the 1788 arrival of the First Fleet of British Ships at Port Jackson, New

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  • “Hooked on Brigid” 19 Jan 2018

    “Hooked on Brigid”

    Brenda Kindregan, a member of the Cairde Bhride who meet monthly at the Solas Bhride Centre and Hermitages in Kildare Town, had one of her articles published recently in  the Spring

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  • ‘Overcome fear and welcome the other’ 15 Jan 2018

    ‘Overcome fear and welcome the other’

    When Pope Francis celebrated the Eucharist in St Peter’s Basilica for the World Day of Migrants and Refugees on 15 January,  he took the opportunity to remind us and all who had gathered that

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  • National Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month in USA 08 Jan 2018

    National Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month in USA

    January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month in the USA and the January 2018 edition of Stop Trafficking!  provides valuable information for all committed to bringing an end

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Our Heritage

ST BRIGID OF KILDARE

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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