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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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6% to 20% of parishioners active in deepening faith

Date Published: 08/Dec/2017

By Ann Marie Foley -  The parish is not an “outdated institution” because it has flexibility and can assume different “contours” depending on the missionary nature of pastor and community. Bishop Denis Nulty with the Veritas team at conference The days of “pay, pray and obey” are gone in our parishes. This is according to Bishop Denis Nu...Read On

Catholic schools must remain alert to inequalities in educational system

Date Published: 28/Oct/2017

By Sarah Mac Donald - Archbishop Eamon Martin tells Irish Catholic education conference: "In a Catholic school, religion is not an added extra to be fitted in during break time or twilight hours or registration." Archbishop Eamon Martin Archbishop Eamon Martin of Armagh has highlighted concerns over current educational policy in Ireland whic...Read On

Psychiatrist withdraws from presentation to Oireachtas Committee on abortion

Date Published: 20/Oct/2017

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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