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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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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

Think actively about how to cope with reduction in number of priests – Bishop Francis Duffy

Date Published: 31/Mar/2017

By Cian Molloy - Over the next 13 years, 28 of our 53 diocesan priests will reach the retirement age of 75 years. By the time children baptised this year reach Confirmation our diocese will be a very different place.In the very near future your parish may not have a resident priest – that is the stark message given by Bishop Francis Duffy to the ...Read On

Accident survivor gives testimony of faith and hope

Date Published: 25/Mar/2017

By Susan Gately - “I believe in the kingdom to come, and I’ll go on till the end of time,” Fergus McCormack tells congregations in Kildare. Fergus McCormack 30 years on from his horrific accident Fergus McCormack, one of a family of six, had an ordinary early childhood, going to school and playing football. But when he wa...Read On