Entries by William Henry

Table Quiz – Culfadda NS

9th of February – Higgins’ Lounge 9pm Table Quiz in aid on Culfadda National School. Loads of Prizes. Table of 4, €40    

‘Pilgrim way’

From:- Published on January 21st, 2019 | by BoyleToday.com Boyle to be included on ‘Pilgrim Way’ Boyle is set to be included in a new international tourism attraction titled ” The Pilgrim Way”. It is understood the feasibility of the attraction is currently under consideration. The aim is to develop an iconic international ‘Pilgrim Way’ based on […]


Why the Catholic Church cares about sports Patrick KellyJune 07, 2018 Patrick Kelly, S.J., is one of the experts who contributed to the revision of the first major Vatican document about sports “Giving the best of yourself: A document on the Christian perspective on sport and the human person.” He also participated in the press […]

Church and Sport

17th October 2015 Article – The Irish Times by Gordon Linney   Soon the rugby world championship will be decided and the winners will receive the Webb Ellis Cup, a trophy named after a pupil at Rugby School in Warwickshire who is associated with the origin of the game. The story goes that one day in 1823, […]

Tax Inspector

  The local Income Tax Inspector phoned the Vicar. ‘Would you confirm please Vicar that one of your parishioners,Ted Jones, has made a charitable donation of £800.00 to your church ?’ The Vicar thought for a moment, and quickly replied, ‘can you phone me at 5pm this evening and i can assure you that he […]

Out of this life

Out Of This Life Out of this life I shall never take Things of silver and gold I make. All that I cherish and hoard away After I leave, on earth must stay. Though I have toiled for a painting rare To hang on my wall, I must leave it there. Though I call it […]

All Ireland Sunday

A young man was very excited because he just won a ticket to the All Ireland football final. His excitement lessened as he realised his seat was in the back of the stadium. As he searched the rows ahead of him for a better seat, he found an empty one right next to the field. […]

Recent IFA meeting

From the Sligo Champion The strife of farming life Paul Deering reports on a meeting of farmers hosted by the IFA in the Sligo Park Hotel which heard how the sector is facing a crucial few years ahead January 19 2019 12:00 AM Cuts to payments, young people with no interest in becoming involved in […]

Hill walkers and Claims

  From Ocean FM Legislation to protect land owners from compensation claims by hill walkers to be introduced this year Legislation to protect land owners from compensation claims by hill walkers who use their land is to be introduced before the end of this year. Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring has confirmed […]

Aspirations (short prayers)

ASPIRATIONS From Our Catholic Prayers Website Do you feel too pressed for time to pray? These short prayers (also known as aspirations) can help! They can provide you with a great way to stay in touch with our Lord and our Blessed Mother, especially for those times you feel most at your wits end! Example:- […]