Entries by William Henry

Fr. Roger McDonagh – Diamond jubilee

Congratulations to Fr. Roger McDonagh who celebrated his Diamond Jubilee as a Priest today.  Fr. McDonagh was ordained in All Hallows, Dublin in 1959. He spent many years in Wales before returning to serve in the Achonry diocese. Fr. McDonagh was curate in Culfadda from 1989 to 1993.  

The Beatitudes

THE EIGHT BEATITUDES OF JESUS Jesus Christ gave us the Eight Beatitudes in the Sermon on the Mount, recorded for all posterity in the Gospel of Matthew, the first Book of the New Testament of the Bible. The Ten Commandments, given to Moses on Mount Sinai in the Old Testament Book of Exodus, related a […]

New Saints in the making

Cardinal Newman and Indian Sister Mariam Thresia cleared for sainthood Pope Francis on Tuesday cleared the way for the sainthood of renowned English Cardinal John Henry Newman and an Indian nun, and brought six others a step closer to canonization. The Pope received in audience Cardinal Angelo Becciu, the Prefect of the Vatican Congregation for the Causes […]

“The Oak tree”

Enter the new year doing everything you can to nourish a deep Catholic faith. Try and leave aside the outside negativity and focus on ways to strengthen your own personal relationship with God. When the dark hours arrive as they usually do, God willing your faith will pull you through.   The Oak Tree by […]