Other Brigid Events

Other Brigid Events

” Do not ask what the world needs rather ask what makes you come alive then go and do it because what the world needs is people who have come alive” Howard Thurman

FEAST OF ST. BRIGID AT FAUGHART

At St. Brigid’s Shrine, Faughart The 42nd Annual Candlelight Procession from Faughart Cemetary to St. Brigid’s Shrine at 8.00PM on Thursday 1st February 2018 The procession forms up at Faughart Old Cemetery on the summit of Faughart Hill and following prayers and blessing of fire, traverses the two kilometre route leading to St. Brigid’s Stream […]

ST. BRIGID’S TRIDUUM – ST NICHOLAS’S CHURCH, BRIDGE STREET, DUNDALK AND FAUGHART SHRINE

ST. BRIGID’S TRIDUMM St. Patrick’s Parish Dundalk began the Triduum in honour of St. Brigid in 1982 under the care and direction of Mr and Mrs Paddy McCourt (R.I.P.) and Spiritual Director Fr. Paddy Larkin.    FAUGHART, DUNDALK, CO. LOUTH (BIRTHPLACE OF ST. BRIGID) FEASTDAY CELEBRATIONS 2018 St. Brigid’s Triduum begins on Tuesday 30th Jan […]

BRIGID’S DUBLIN PILGRIMAGE – IMBOLG 1st FEBRUARY

IMBOLG Ist FEBRUARY BRIGID’S DUBLIN PILGRIMAGE, This is an opportunity to celebrate Brigid’s Day, the first of Spring and the Celtic Festival of Imbolg (Gaelic for ‘in the belly’ meaning the ewe’s baby lambs) in our capital city. Her beautiful but lesser known Well at Clondalkin, on the outskirts of the city is lovingly tended […]

SOLAS BHRIDE CENTRE AND HERMITAGES

Solas Bhride have a wonderful Feile Bhride 2018 in Kildare town celebrating 26 years This Festival will run from Wednesday 31st January 2018 to Sunday 11th February 2018 and includes a wonderful programme of events.  You will find the beautiful programme at http://solasbhride.ie/feile-bride-2018/category/feile-bride-2018/

BRIGIT’S GARDEN, POLLAGH, ROSSCAHILL, GALWAY

Brigit’s Eve – Oíche Bhríde Wednesday January 31st, 7.30pm Celebrate Brigit’s Eve, Oíche Bhríde, in the Roundhouse with an evening of Brigit traditions, cross-making, music, ritual and reflection. The evening will be led by Moya Roddy and there will be refreshments afterwards. All are welcome, the guideline donation is €10.   Thursday 1st and Sunday 4th […]

KILDARE TOWN HERITAGE CENTRE HOSTS AN EXHIBITION FOR FEILE BRIDE IN KILDARE TOWN

Kildare Town Heritage Centre will be hosting a wonderful exhibition (29 Jan – 2nd March 2018) This exhibition runs for the month of February beginning during Féile Bríde 2018. This piece, the Book of Kildare is a huge project which began in 2016, sees local artist & calligrapher, Josephine Hardiman recreating the Book of Kildare […]

BRIGID’S WAY 9 DAY PILGRIMAGE FAUGHART – KILDARE JULY – 14th TO JULY 22nd 2018

There are various ways to walk this sacred path: the full 9 day Pilgrimage, certain sections or any number each consecutive day or indeed join us for one, Walk a day for Brigid. Check out http://www.brigidsway.ie for full details