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Incredible Irish Women | Saint Dympna

Incredible Irish Women | Saint Dympna

Today I visited the shrine of Saint Dympna in a tiny little place called Lavey in Co. Cavan. Although Dympma is quite a well-known seventh century saint in Ireland, her association with Lavey is a relatively unknown local… Read More

Planning Your Visit to Ireland? The Iconic Irish High Cross

They are instantly recognizable, and have spawned a whole genre of tourist souvenirs. They are worth seeing, though, and can be found at many early Irish monastic sites. I saw these recently at Clonmacnoise. the cross of the… Read More

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Cavan’s Hidden Historical Treasure | Saint Fethlimidh’s Cathedral

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St Fethlimidh’s Cathedral, Kilmore, Co Cavan We were driving through the Cavan countryside last weekend, and whizzed past this little gem! We almost crashed whilst we did a double take, then turned around  and…

Sacred Spaces | A Poem

I understand it was not for love of man was built this house, but God. I watch as upon each stone as token of toil much blood and sweat was spilt. Many miles by distant pilgrims were trod… Read More

Cavan’s Hidden Historical Treasure | Saint Fethlimidh’s Cathedral

We were driving through the Cavan countryside last weekend, and whizzed past this little gem! We almost crashed whilst we did a double take, then turned around  and drove back to have a closer look. St Fethlimidh’s Cathedral… Read More