An Irish Requiem Mass

A special Mass incorporating a performance of Marbhna 1916 – Requiem specially composed by Odhrán O’ Casaide and conducted by David O’ Doherty will be performed during Mass on Tuesday 29th November 2016 at 7.15pm. This performance is part of the closing events of the...

Sermon for the 30th Sunday of Ordinary Time

This weekend we celebrated the feast of Saint John Paul the second. He was a man of considerable intellect, great fortitude and extraordinary insight into the world’s problems both in his day and remarkably still so for our day. We do not know much of his...

Sermon for the 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

“When you have a party invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind – that they cannot pay you back means that you are fortunate”.   Today’s Gospel calls us to a radical humility in the most stark manner.  As we listen to the words of Jesus, inevitably I...