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Fr Tom Scully

Fr Thomas Scully – A biography

Fr Thomas Scully OMI  1930 – 2020 Tom Scully was born in Tullamore, Co. Offaly, on 19 May 1930. Second level education completed at Belcamp College, Dublin in June 1948, he entered the Oblate Novitiate that September. An excellent student, he studied philosophy at UCD, followed by theology at the Oblate Scholasticate in Co. Kilkenny,...

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The death has occurred of Fr John Nolan OMI

The death has occurred of Fr. John Nolan OMI. He was from King Street, Wexford Town. After ordination he was assigned to serve in South Africa, spending more than 50 years in Bloemfontein. He returned to Ireland retire a few years ago. FrJohn died during the night of April 8th in St. James’s Hospital Dublin. Pre-deceased...

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Update Oblate Provincial

An Update from Oblate Provincial, Fr Oliver Barry OMI

An Update from Oblate Provincial, Fr Oliver Barry OMI As we enter the Triduum of Holy Week we do so with a mind and heart that we have not known before. We do not have the ceremonies that we have cherished all our lives. However the reality of Holy Week has become ever more real....

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John Murphy OMI

Fr John Murphy OMI

We regret to announce that Fr. John Murphy OMI has passed away peacefully in the early hours of the morning in the House of Retreat.  Ar dheis Dé go raibh anam dílis. Please pray for the repose of his soul. John, who was 94 on 1st of April, and thanks to the work of the...

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The Late Fr Tom Scully OMI

April 7th 2020 The death occurred this morning of Father Tom Scully OMI in St. James’s Hospital, Dublin. Tom was a member of the House of Retreat Community,  Inchicore.  May he rest in peace. More details to follow.     

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Mass Live-Streamed from St Mary’s Star of the Sea, Leith as 12noon daily


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The Late Fr Anthony Carroll OMI 

Fr Anthony Carroll OMI    1929-2020 Anthony (Tony) Carroll was born in West Derby, Liverpool on 28 February 1929. His family were parishioners at St Teresa’s Parish, Norris Green, which was then an Oblate parish. Tony was an altar server from his early years and was very interested in his parish. After completing second level education...

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Pope Francis

Extraordinary Urbi et Orbi prayer and blessing by Pope Francis

Tomorrow (Friday), at 5pm Irish and UK time, our Holy Father, Pope Francis, will preside over an extraordinary global celebration (Statio orbis) of prayer. It will take place on the sagrato of Saint Peter’s Basilica, Rome. The ceremony, to be broadcast live by RTÉ News Live, will consist of readings from the Scriptures, prayers of...

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United in Faith: Morning Prayer March 27

Padraig Corcoran, Oblate Youth Ministry, presents this morning’s time of community, reflection and prayer. Padraig is usually based in Inchicore, but is working from home. Join him as he reflects on what it means to find new ways to encounter Jesus in our lives during these strange days of the the coronavirus pandemic.

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Morning Prayer

Join us for Morning Prayer at 10am

Join Padraigín Clancy, Parish Pastoral Worker at St Michael’s, Inchicore, for a time of prayer, reflection and community together this morning and to pray for your intentions and for all those affected by the coronavirus at this time. Comment with your prayer intentions or send them to us in a message. We are praying with...

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