LCM Blog

Farewell Catherine

By getonline on 01-Nov-12 11:55

Our beloved Sr Catherine O’Connell left for her true home on Friday morning.  A talented Valentia woman, Catherine made a strong impression wherever she went.  I remember her as a young theatre sister and strong role model.  One busy day...

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Simone Weil

By getonline on 15-Aug-12 11:53

We went to the video presentation of “Encounter with Simone Weil” at the Sugar Club on Leeson Street. This was an evening with a difference, as the presenter/researcher Anna Brown, struggled to understand this brilliant, young, French woman, who literally gave...

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IEC 2012

By getonline on 25-Jun-12 11:51

The Eucharistic Congress 2012 in Dublin has come and gone.  A highlight for me was a service at University Church in Steven’s Green organised by Vocations Ireland on Thursday night.  It seemed that everything was against a large attendance: football...

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Growing in wisdom

By getonline on 06-Jun-12 11:49

The idea of sensus fidelium has always appealed to me, but even more so now that I have attained my elderhood. It is obvious that human beings learn from human experience and thereby gain some wisdom of heart with advancing...

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Certain as the Dawn

By getonline on 10-Apr-12 11:47

Jean was out before dawn on Easter Sunday morning and down to the sea at Clontarf where an ecumenical service was held, with Dublin Bay and a rather cloudy sunrise in the background.  Later that day, she cooked a good...

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