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Onitsha Shanahan Day 2019

On June 6th 2019 God’s faithful gathered from different parishes to recall with gratitude the great work of evangelisation  done by Bishop Joseph Shanahan CCSp/Servant of God, first bishop of Southern Nigeria.                                Posted June 11th 2019 Read more.    ...

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Celebrating the memory of a famous son

    In Borrisoleigh in Co Tipperary, Ireland, the parish celebrated the memory of one of their famous sons, Bishop Joseph Shanahan, on Sunday June 2nd 2019.     Read more The Papal Nuncio to Ireland, Archbishop Jude Thadeus Okolo, from Southern Nigeria himself, was the chief celebrant, proud to acknowledge the man of whom they say,...

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Young people in the Church

Sister Mercy Ani, Youth co-ordinator in Monze Diocese, writes from her experience: Young people are the future generation. They are a well of vibrancy. They love God deep in them and long to be valued as full members of the church who have talents to share. Visit  our BLOG now!  

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From Monze to Panama – trip of a lifetime!

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Saint Patrick’s Day

When Saint Patrick came back to Ireland, did he realise what he was doing?  The whole of Ireland celebrates this day, and half the world celebrates with us! Let us unite in bringing peace to the world, respecting every human person whatever their beliefs, for all are made in the image of our Father, God.

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Rome January 18 – 22

Pope Francis has summoned heads of Episcopal Conferences from 180 countries to Rome for a Conference on the burning issue of historic child sexual abuse in the church.      We pray for great honesty, courage, compassion  and resolution among all those taking part.    

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Bakhita Patron Saint of Sudan

  Bakhita’s childhood – can we even imagine?                                                                      Posted February 5th 2019 She was born in Sudan, somewhere near Darfur, in...

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Saint Bakhita

February 8th Feast of Saint Bakhita.  Born in Sudan, captured as a slave, cruelly treated.  Freed in Italy, baptised…  a life of love born of suffering. see Blog

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Into a new year

The home of the Queen of Sheba! From our Sisters in the Ethiopia Region                                                                                   ...

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The tragedies of trafficking

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