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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 […]

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Faughart – A Sacred Landscape by Dolores Whelan

Faughart, near Dundalk Co Louth, is an ancient place filled with a history that is both gentle and fierce. It is a place associated with battles, boundaries and travel. The Sli Midhluachra, one of the 5 ancient roads of Ireland, runs through the Hill of Faughart on its way  from Tara to Armagh and to […]

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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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