Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

It’s officially the Christmas season here in Dublin and boy, have we been busy! In the past month, House of Brigid Dublin has traveled to Amsterdam, run two or three more catechesis sessions for our First Communion and Confirmation programs, we all have gone on our own respective trips (Emma and her sister to London […]

Uncertain Steps

Greetings from Dublin! You catch us in the midst of a busy and bustling week (though what else in new?) as we throw on our autumnal, earth-toned jumpers and shuffle briskly into another Irish Fall. There has been quite a bit going on in our neck of the woods, including (though not limited to): the respective […]

Easter in Éire

Hello from Wexford! We hope you all had a wonderful Easter. Lent felt quite long this year, but Holy Week at Clonard passed by in a flash! Brendan and Jena’s families came to visit, and we each spent the week after Easter in different ways; relaxing, recharging, traveling, and I’ve spent a lot of time […]

Veni Sancte Spiritus

Veni Sancte Spiritus: Come Holy Spirit  Recently the Wexford crew has been busy preparing for the National Opera House Concert. Now published is the official Opera House Concert website:  https://operahouseconcert.wordpress.com/ . The website provides musical resources and details for the Ferns diocesan choir we have begun rehearsing with. Feel free to check it out! In […]

Regina caeli laetare!

(Brendan’s first post!!) Greetings from Hibernia! Our time here at Clonard Parish continues to be filled with activity and excitement! Since our last blog entry we have had our first rehearsal with the Vigil Choir, which was an enormous success under the worthy baton of Maestra Laura Taylor. The choir has exceeded expectations in their […]

Of Birthdays and buses

“Knock, knock.” “Who’s there?” “We are!!” Hey, all – Jena here, from across the pond! The Wexford team has been keeping nicely busy over the past week. Last weekend, we played our very first masses together at Clonard, hosted the Vigil Choir at our home, and celebrated Laura’s 25th birthday. Laura’s birthday was full of fun […]