On 15 November 2014 the Annual General Meeting for Vocations Ireland was held in Emmaus Retreat and Conference Centre, Swords.The vocations directors and members of their congregations gathered to hear keynote speaker Sister Cathy Jones, a member of the Congregation of Religious of the Assumption speak on Samuel Groups.
Pope Francis celebrated mass at the Cemetery of Verano Saturday to commemorate the feast of All Saints. In his homily, Pope Francis spoke off the cuff, drawing from the Mass’s first reading taken from the book of Apocalypse, he focused on three images. The first was the warning against the devastation of the Earth to the four angels.
The theme for this year’s International Day for the Eradication of Poverty was, ‘Leave no one behind: think, decide and act together against extreme poverty.
On the day that the Waters Charges came into being in Ireland the pupils of St. Louise’s school Ballyfermot, officially registered as a Green School received a special flag in recognition of their work of conserving energy and taking care of the environment.