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Sunday, 17 February 2019

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Let God's light shine forth

Benedict XVI

Morning sunlight . . through glass . . upon stone Rathkenny Parish Church
just after 9am  weekday Mass

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alt PRAYER CARD Léachtaí an lae
alt ADORATION Léachtaí An Domhnaigh
 
The Month of February

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Holy Family

The Son of God chose to be born into a human family, in an obscure town on the periphery of the Roman Empire.  Although the Gospels tell us little about the first thirty years of his life, we can imagine that Jesus led a very "normal” family life.   Pope Francis

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Ordinary Time
 
altORDINARY TIME

From the end of the Christmas Season until Ash Wednesday and from
the end of Pentecost until the first Sunday of Advent, the Church is in Ordinary Time...but is it ordinary?
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Abortion Times

Catholic hospital may have performed Ireland’s first abortion

Pro-life advocates assembled outside Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda, just north of Dublin, after social media claims that the first abortion was scheduled to take place at the Catholic medical center on Jan. 7. Catholic priests asked for prayers so that the mother of the endangered child might have a change of heart.

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The Angelus

altTHE ANGELUS BELL

which first tolled from this church in Rathkenny in 1869, and silent since 1974, rings out once more from the old belfry...

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