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Christ The King Celebration and Corpus Christi Procession

ctk-okpara-mary-thumbHere Sr Chioma Ezeh tells us about the recent celebrations in Okpara Inland where they joined two church feasts together:
"The 22nd day of November 2015 was indeed a joyful, prayerful and remarkable day here in Okpara Inland, Delta State. It was a day the entire Okpara Catholic Community came out in their numbers to celebrate Christ as our Universal King.

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Chikuni Celebrates the life of Mary Aikenhead

Sr. Margaret Mary recalls the great celebration that took place in Chikuni to celebrate this special year:  "Sr. Jacinta and I went to celebrate the 22nd of July with the Sisters in Chikuni and the local community around. We had a wonderful celebration.

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A Visit From The President

Gardiner-st-thumbThe children from Gardiner Street Primary School will never forget the day the President came to visit on 8th June 2015.  President Michael D. Higgins opened the newly refurbished classrooms.  The school looked fantastic while the Presidential Salute was played by a group of children as the President entered the school gate. 

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The 200 Anniversary Celebration at Konzalendo

konzalendo-200-thumbFollowing much planning and preparation the day for our 200 anniversary celebrations finally came. During the previous weeks we had immediate and remote preparations. How many and who to invite was a challenge. There are thirteen outstations in the parish so ten members from each received invitations together with representatives from the different parish groups.

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The Sisters of Charity Leave Bristol

bristol-thumbSisters Angela Murphy and Florence Kavanagh from Hackney community travelled to Bristol to attend the closing Mass of Bristol convent. Bishop Declan Lang, Bishop of Clifton, was chief celebrant. The Mass was celebrated in the Convent chapel and was a very prayerful liturgy with those present very aware of all who had played a part in the history of the Sisters presence in Bristol.

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Iona Writers Book Launch

writers-group-2015Sr Eilís Coe has been facilitating the Iona Writers Group since 2009 in Dublin.  From 2012 eight local writers have been working on a variety of 38 creative pieces which have now been published in a beautifully illustrated book that was recently launched.  The occasion was reported in the local newspaper – see below.

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Young Social Innovators Comes To Zambia

ysi-zambiaYoung Social Innovators (YSI) was founded in 2001 by Sr. Stanislaus Kennedy.  What then started as a small project now is a national programme with over 70,000 young people involved in what is the largest social innovation programme for young people in Ireland, allowing young people to become active social citizens in their communities. 

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Sonas apc win a GSK Ireland IMPACT Awards

gsk-impact-awardsSonas apc was delighted to win a GSK Ireland IMPACT Award for 2015.  The venue for the awards ceremony was the Science Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin.  Sonas apc was selected as one of four winners for a prize of €10,000 each.  Over 50 voluntary organisations had originally applied for this award.

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Official Opening of New Cross College, Finglas, Dublin

new-cross-college-thumbOn 1st September 2014, Mater Christi Secondary School and Patrician College Finglas, amalgamated under the name of NEW CROSS COLLEGE.  The school is a Catholic Co-Educational Voluntary Secondary School and is under the Co-Trusteeship of the Religious Sisters of Charity and Le Cheile Schools Trust.  It is located in the Mater Christi school building.

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