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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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Archbishop Martin defends Church’s role in public discourse

Date Published: 12/May/2017

By Sarah Mac Donald - 09 May, 2017 “When we attempt as Church to speak in the public sphere about the right to life of the unborn, some are quick to point to the scandals and to shameful stories of the past.” Archbishop Eamon Martin The Church in Ireland has no desire to create a theocracy north or south of the border, the Primate of All Irel...Read On

Athlone chaplain feeding the 500

Date Published: 29/Apr/2017

By Ann Marie Foley - “We knew there were a lot of students in dire straits,” Fr Shay Casey told Catholicireland.net. Those who receive the food have been identified as being “on the margins”. Five-hundred-and-forty students currently avail of food donations distributed by the chaplain of Athlone Institute of Technology and his team. Fr Shay Cas...Read On

Church of Ireland patrons concerned over school admissions proposals

Date Published: 15/Apr/2017

By Sarah Mac Donald - “In recent years, faith schools have been poorly served, at times, by news media. Too often, there is a failure to ensure that hyperbole and opinion are counterbalanced with evidence-based facts.” The Church of Ireland Primate of All Ireland and Primate of Ireland have joined with eight other bishops who are pat...Read On

Third Doyle brother ordained to the priesthood

Date Published: 08/Apr/2017

   By Sarah Mac Donald - 04 April, 2017 Ordination of Fr Rory Doyle OFM Conv The ordination of Fr Rory Doyle from Wexford on the Feast of the Annunciation was grounds for celebration, not just because his is a much needed new vocation to the priesthood, but also because he is the third member of his family to be ordained. Rea...Read On