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Mary Grey

By getonline on 10-Dec-09 10:19

Professor Mary Grey (Theology) came to Dublin last week; and credit for that goes to Sean and Brigid at CORI. It had taken over a year to book this busy, almost wiry woman one of whose long-running, hands-on projects is...

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Good Friday

By getonline on 10-Dec-09 10:18

On Good Friday the story comes to mind about the person questioning God, “How much do you love me?”And the reply comes from Jesus dying on the Cross, arms extended wide, “This much.”

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An Interesting Day

By getonline on 10-Dec-09 10:15

Is the real economy in the basement? We spent a day in conference room No 5 in the lower ground floor of Bewley’s Hotel courtesy of the Southside Partnership. We were learning how to write a constitution because you simply...

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Brat Bride

By getonline on 10-Dec-09 10:10

Brat Bríde: An old Clare Custom On the night of 31 January, which is the eve of St Brigid’s feast, my grandmother never forgot this ritual. Each year having bought a length of new brown ribbon in Ennis, on this...

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Happy Christmas

By getonline on 10-Dec-09 10:07

Sometimes a reader will find a meaning in a text other than the one intended by the writer. So when Jean gave me this Christmas card, I wondered if the artist is giving an alternative message. The African Madonna’s hand...

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