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The Parish of Drumlish lies in the Northern end of County Longford and is part of the Diocese of Ardagh and Clonmacnois. The Churches of the parish are located in the town of Drumlish and in the neighbouring village of Ballinamuck.

Drumlish Parish extends from the eastern side of the parish of Clonguish to a short distance beyond the village of Ballinamuck.

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Mercy sisters launch new film about founder

Date Published: 09/Nov/2018

The 23-minute film highlights the actions of Catherine McAuley who challenged the existing structures of the Church and society at the time, and continued her works of mercy through the establishment of the Sisters of Mercy in 1831. 2018.11.08. ...Read On

640 doctors voice concern over GP-led abortion service

Date Published: 09/Nov/2018

  By Sarah Mac Donald - 09 November, 2018 General practice is not the appropriate setting in which to deliver abortion, because of the lack of capacity in an already overstretched environment, lack of training and concerns over availability of ultrasound. Dr Andrew O’Regan speaking to the media with Dr Valerie B. Morris. Pic John Mc El...Read On

Alive editor rails against fake Gospel and perverted teachings

Date Published: 03/Nov/2018

By Sarah Mac Donald - In relation to the shortage of priests in the Church, Fr Brian McKevitt said it was no wonder there was a shortage, as no young man would want to join “an outfit that doesn’t even believe in itself or doesn’t believe in its own mission”. Fr Brian McKevitt OP The editor of Alive newspaper has warned that the Catholic Chu...Read On

“Tolerance is never the fruit of rejection of the other”

Date Published: 28/Sep/2018

  By Sarah Mac Donald - 26 September, 2018 In his homily at a Mass to open the academic year, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin warns that removing the Church entirely from Irish education could be “a deliberate misreading of Irish history”. Archbishop Diarmuid Martin giving a homily during Mass. (Photo: John Mc Elroy) Archbishop Diar...Read On