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Ballygall Parish Pastoral Council

We are delighted that Breda O’Doherty has kindly accepted the invitation to be Chairperson of our PPC. Many thanks to Marie Cunningham for her dedicated years as former chairperson. The PPC would welcome your suggestions and comments on Parish life in Ballygall. Please see suggestion forms in all the porches for completion and return to … Continue reading Ballygall Parish Pastoral Council

Glendalough Pilgramage

On Saturday September 10th, the combined Parishes of the Glasnevin Grouping joined together in pilgrimage to Glendalough. Glendalough became an important place of pilgrimage when the Celtic monastery of St. Kevin flourished there from the 6th to the 11th century. Long after the monastery closed and especially during the 17th and 18th centuries, pilgrimage became … Continue reading Glendalough Pilgramage

Message from Pope Francis for World Mission Day 2016

In his Message for Mission Sunday, the Holy Father says the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy invites us “to consider the missio ad gentes – the mission to the world – as a great, immense work of mercy, both spiritual and material.” World Mission Sunday, he continues, calls us “to ‘go out’ as missionary disciples, … Continue reading Message from Pope Francis for World Mission Day 2016