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Parish Resources: Vocations themed Intercessions and Bulletin Snippets for December

Vocation General Intercessions The following intercessions are provided for your use to support the development of vocations to the priesthood and consecrated life. Please consider including...

THE INSPIRING WITNESS OF FR RAGHEED GANNI, SERVANT OF GOD

Picture of Fr. Ragheed Aziz Ganni. (Credit: Fr. Rebwar Basa) Fr Billy Swan, Vocations Director for the Diocese of Ferns shares his memories of Fr...

We are all the work of your hands…

“O Lord, you are our father… .... we are all the work of your hands…” How is God trying to mould you? Is it to  be of...

Welcoming new seminarians to St. Patrick’s College

Front row LtoR: Fr Tomás Surlis, Rector; Tim Collins (Limerick); Stuart McGovern (Waterford & Lismore); Stephen Baxter (Derry) Back row LtoR: Ricardo German (Reykjavík); Matêj Jirsa (Prague);...

Who is God Calling You To Be?

Who is God Calling You To Be? Do you recognise Christ in your life and hope to make Him known to others? Perhaps you are being...

Article on Vocations by Fr Surlis in the Irish Catholic

Article on Vocations by Fr Surlis in the Irish Catholic October 8, 2020 Read a more detailed article written by Fr. Surlis for the Irish Catholic, here...

Thirteen students begin their studies for the priesthood for Irish dioceses

Thirteen seminarians have begun their formation and academic programme for 2020 – 2021.  The new students are currently in formation in Saint Patrick’s College,...

Ordinations 2020

  Sunday 27th September Bishop Martin Hayes ordains  Fr Thomas Small to the priesthood for the Diocese of Kilmore. Bishop Hayes cautioned Thomas  that the administrative responsibilities or...

Bishop Martin Hayes Ordains Thomas Small to the Priesthood

On Sunday 27th  September,  Bishop Martin Hayes, Diocese of Kilmore, ordained Thomas Small to the priesthood for the Diocese of Kilmore. Bishop Hayes cautioned Thomas...

Ordination of Rev Norman Allred to the Priesthood

Bishop Tom Deenihan, Bishop of Meath, celebrated the ordination of Rev Norman Allred to the priesthood  Sunday 20 September in the Cathedral of Christ...