“Rejoice and Be Glad”

On Sunday, May 30th the community was honored to be able to attend a Mass of Thanksgiving at the Cathedral of St. Aidan in Enniscorthy. The Mass was in honor of Bishop Denis Brennan, the Bishop of our diocese, who is celebrating the 40th anniversary of his priestly ordination. We have had the privilege of […]

Moving to a new site!

Hello everyone and Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the Emerald Isle! The House of Brigid has begun the process of launching a new website with more information about our community and our ministry, as well as ways for you to be become involved in our work. The new site is www.HouseofBrigid.org. Our blog will be […]

Commissioning

     The apex of our American invasion week came on Saturday, October 24th. A couple of celebrations converged together on that weekend and the parish had a blowout celebration. The evening began with the normally scheduled Saturday vigil Mass, which is the one where we are in charge of the music. For this Mass […]

Good Craic…

     One of my personal highlights from the week that was, was the dinner which was held on Friday night at the home of Fr. Denis. The evening began at our home where our community, our guests, members of the parish, and the Most Rev. Denis Brennan (our local bishop) gathered for a house […]

Irish Music Session

Tonight I was invited over to the house of one of the ladies in the folk group, Stacia (sp?), for an Irish music session. This is a fairly regular event at her house and Martha and Carolyn attended one back in June when they were over. Tonight was apparently a small crowd, but it was […]

The House!!

Hello again from Wexford! Yesterday afternoon the community packed everything up again and moved about a mile up the road to our new home 206 Cluain Dara. The ladies of the parish and the contractors have been working away to have the place ready for us and we are finally in. Beds are made, kitchen […]

go hEirinn!

Well folks, here we are…the community is finishing the final packing and will be headed to JFK Airport in about an hour. Our flight leaves at 8:20 for London, then a switch of airports and airlines puts us in Dublin! We are all in varying states of packing, saying goodbyes, coming to terms with the […]