May 23: The feast of *Saint Julia of Carthage*

Today, May 23, we celebrate the feast of *Saint Julia of Carthage* (died 620), virgin and  martyr of the Church. Julia was born of noble aristocratic parents in Carthage and often the city was subject to numerous barbarian attacks. During one attack by the Vandals, Julia was taken from her...

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May 22: The feast of *Saint Rita of Cascia*

Today, May 22, we celebrate the feast day of *Saint Rita of Cascia*(1386-1456), the patron saint of impossible causes and whom St. John Paul II called “a disciple of the Crucified One” and an “expert in suffering.” Saint Rita’s life was one of hardship, difficulty, and disappointment, but she never...

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May 21: The feast of *Saint Christopher Magallanes and his Companions *

Today, May 21, we celebrate the feast day of *Christobal (Christopher) and his companions, Martyrs. Christopher was born in 1869 and died on 25 May 1927 at Colotitlan (Mexico). Parish priest, Christobal Magallanes, founder of a clandestine seminary at Totatiche, is commemorated with 21 other diocesan priests and three laymen....

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COVID 19 and Support for Older People

Covid19 Tech Covid19 Tech is a  group of I.T professionals who have come together from  across Ireland to volunteer and offer free tech support to Irish seniors in our communities so they can stay connected with their loved ones and required services during the Covid19 crisis.   More information visit:...

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