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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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Oireachtas Committee on 8th Amendment “a propaganda exercise”

Date Published: 13/Oct/2017

By Sarah Mac Donald -  Expert witnesses before Committee include abortion-campaigning group, Center for Reproductive Rights, which has been fundraising online in the US to overturn Ireland's pro-life laws. Senator Rónán Mullen and Mattie McGrath TD outside the Dail speaking to the media Pic John Mc Elroy. Independent TD Mattie McGrath and...Read On

Councillor expresses concern over moving of Fr Mathew statue in Dublin

Date Published: 08/Oct/2017

By Sean Ryan - Fr Mathew was instrumental in starting the Pioneer temperance movement in Ireland, and was involved in Catholic Emancipation. Cllr Michael Fitzgerald A Tipperary county councillor has called on Dublin City Council to outline what plans it has for the Fr Mathew statue which is located on O’Connell Street in Dublin. Cllr Micha...Read On

Archbishop saddened by negative portrayal of church work for the sick

Date Published: 15/Sep/2017

By Sarah Mac Donald - 12 September, 2017 "So many anonymous men and women religious brought dedication and innovation in health care and society owes them a debt of gratitude.” Pic shows pilgrim David Morgan with volunteers Dearbhla Bolger and Geoff Sheehan at Dublin Airport for the Dublin diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes. Pic John Mc Elroy. Th...Read On

Pope orders Belgian hospitals not to deliberately kill patients

Date Published: 21/Aug/2017

By Cian Molloy - One of the major problems with euthanasia legislation remains the arbitrary nature of the criteria used. The Pope has ordered the Brothers of Charity Order in Belgium to ensure that euthanasia is not practised in hospitals and care institutions owned by the order and run by the Brothers of Charity Group. Euthanasia, the del...Read On