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morning prayer sunday may 9th

Morning Prayer with the Oblates: Sunday May 9th

Dear friends, let us join Fr Liam Griffin OMI in the Oblate Community Chapel in the House of Retreat, Inchicore for our morning prayer on this 6th Sunday of Easter.  As we listen to this Gospel passage we are reminded how Jesus challenges his disciples to remain in his love – something they do by...

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De Mazenod House Retreat Centre hosts Online Charity Art Exhibiton

De Mazenod House Retreat Centre London is hosting an online Charity Art Exhibition showing the work of Chaher Rhomaei, a young artist from Syria who has being staying at DMH over the past year. All the funds received will be divided and go to support the creation of a children’s library in Syria and DMH....

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Update on Pilgrimages Abroad (Joe Walsh Tours) situation

For many years Pilgrimages Abroad (JWT) have been the travel agent to Oblate Pilgrimage. It is with sincere regret that we learned that JWT has announced on April 27th that it is to cease trading due to the ongoing impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic. We understand that this is a difficult time for the directors...

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Pope Francis’ Message for Vocations Sunday Sunday April 25th

This Sunday, 25 April, is Vocations Sunday where catholics reflect on the theme of vocations, and pray for our religious and for new vocations to the priesthood and religious life.  Pope Francis has declared 2021 as the year of Saint Joseph, and in this message suggests to us three key words for each individual’s vocation....

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7 ways to make holy week

7 Ways to make Holy Week at home

Seven ways you can bring Holy Week and the Easter Triduum to your home For many of us, we are facing a Holy Week and Easter where we cannot attend the Holy Week and Easter Ceremonies in person. It is a strange and sad time to not be able to celebrate our usual Easter liturgies...

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friends of saint eugene renewal commitment

Friends of Saint Eugene, Towerhill renew their commitment virtually

Every year, the Friends of Saint Eugene groups would, in “normal” times, renew their commitment to the work and charism of Saint Eugene on or around the Oblate Feast Day of February 17th, marking the anniversary of the formal approval of the Rules and Constitution of the Oblate Community by the Pope at that time...

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Praying the way of the cross 2021

Lent 2021: Praying the Way of the Cross

Lent 2021 – Praying the Way of the Cross  The Way of the Cross is one of the most sacred and well-loved Christian prayers. Praying the Way of the Cross has been part of Christian tradition for centuries for us to meditate on, so it can become part of our lives. Doesn’t each of our...

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the social oblate saint patrick

On St Patrick and Irish Spirituality

Hello Dear Oblate Family! In this new episode of the Social Oblate Fr Dominick speaks with Oblate parish worker Ms Pádraigín Clancy on Irish and Celtic spirituality. In this conversation, there is also plenty about Saint Patrick, after all it’s his day on the Emerald Island! Please enjoy their conversation and subscribe to our channel....

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Reflection: Feast of Saint Joseph, Husband of Mary – March 19th

March 19th: Feast of Saint Joseph, Husband of Mary & Earthly Father of Jesus  Today in union with the whole Church, we celebrate the Feast of St. Joseph. While we know that Joseph was Mary’s husband and the earthly father of Jesus, in reality we have very little historical information about him. Traditionally he is...

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RTÉ News Now – Broadcasting Mass from Inchicore

Friends, Mass will be broadcast from the Oblate Parish of Mary Immaculate, Inchicore, tomorrow morning, Thursday March 4th, at 10.30am on RTÉ News Now. You can watch on your television or you can follow online at https://www.rte.ie/player/onnow   Ann Tuite, harpist and singer, will be providing the music and members of the parish community will...

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