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Ann McDonald

Ann McDonald

Imbolc Ritual and Special Eucharist Ann is an inspirational singer, writer, composer, yoga teacher and healer. Her life’s journey has taken her to a place through which, she has opened the doorways of the heart, through song, chant, poetry, yoga and shamanic practice. Through her workshops and classes, songs and poetry, she brings healing and […]

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MaryAnne Gosling

MaryAnne Gosling‘s life has been guided through a series of synchronicities which have led her to explore and study many different strands of healing traditions. Her focus in life is raising awareness about Universal Inclusiveness – that the mind, the emotions, and the spirit, are part of healing and transformation – that all healing comes […]

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The Giving by Frances Cotter

The Giving   So I was given the gift of land the size of my cloak. I wanted to damn the meanness of the man.   Snakes writhed and scorpions glistened in the dark caves of me. But I spread my cloak, on their reptilian heads. I spread a shimmering green upon them and the […]

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On the Week Before the Brigidine Festival by Brid McDonnell

On the Week before the Brigidine Festival. Brigid, my namesake, how I wonder about you, The all-embracing goddess and the saint. What is it about you that is burning bright again, After millennia of continuous flame. Unforgettable your lasting love, your poverty, your healing. Bristling through place, space, time immemorial. As you initiate your monastery […]

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Maura Lennon

St. Brigid’s Cross Making Workshops Maura Lennon is a native of Faughart Parish and grew up just a few miles from St.Brigid’s Shrine. Maura has been making St. Brigid’s Crosses since childhood and has a host of wonderful stories about visiting the Shrine and Hill of Faughart as a child and taking part in all […]

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May Coyle

A Ritual Celebration of Brigid and the Festival of Imbolc  May Coyle, originally from the West of Ireland, has lived in North Louth for many years. She has been a spiritual teacher for over 30 years using art, music and dance to free the spirit to celebrate life in all its wonder. She has a […]

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Una Casey

St. Brigid’s Cross Making Workshops Una Casey has lived in the parish of Faughart all her life and is an award winning weaver of St.Brigid’s Crosses. Una learnt to make the traditional cross from rushes as a child, but over the years has made crosses from many different materials including straw and paper. Una is […]

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Fr. Tom Hamill

Special Eucharist for St.Brigid’s Day. Fr. Tom Hamill has been an innovative voice within the Christian tradition in Ireland, offering opportunities to adults whereby they can grow in self knowledge, compassion and a sense of interconnectedness. Much of Tom’s work explores the importance of re-connecting with the energy of Brigid, Goddess and Saint. He has […]

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Directions to Ravensdale Community Centre

Ravensdale Community Centre, Ravensdale, Dundalk.   From the M1 going North Take Exit 18 and go around the first small roundabout and across the bridge. Take the first exit off the large roundabout signed for Ravensdale. Go through the next small roundabout, direction Ravensdale. Travel for 1.2miles Turn right where the road curves left – signposted Ravensdale and […]

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Krakow Bed and Breakfast

Krakow B&B 190 Ard Easmuinn Dundalk Co.Louth   For Prices and Availability please Contact : Marian Witherow Email : krakow@eircom.net Phone : 00 353 42 9337535 Web : www.krakowbandb.com   For further information on other accommodation in the Dundalk area please click HERE

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Little Haven Bed & Breakfast

Little Haven B&B Hoeys Lane Dublin Road Dundalk Co. Louth     Contact : Una Clerkin (for prices and availability) Phone : 00353 42 933 6681 Mobile :  Email : unaclerkin@hotmail.com www.littlehavenonline.com   For further information on other accommodation in the Dundalk area please click HERE    

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