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Kolkata Mary Ward Social Centre mark 10th Birthday with “The Heart and the Hands” publication

“The Heart and the Hands” is a book marking the 10th birthday of the Loreto run Kolkata Mary Ward Social Centre (KMWSC) in India. It is a beautiful publication that...

158 years of Loreto Sisters in Wexford

Loreto Secondary School Wexford recently celebrated the presence and work of Loreto Sisters in Wexford for the past 158 years. Mass was celebrated by the Bishop of Ferns, Most Rev....
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Loreto Sister who founded free Wicklow counselling service steps down after 27 years

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Easter Poetry by Clair Dillon IBVM

Clair Dillon IBVM creative artist and poet. For more information on her work contact

The School of Heart participants visit Glendalough

The School of the Heart participants enjoyed a visit to Glendalough as part of a two day workshop on Celtic Spirituality. Photo (L to R) Srs. Eileen, Maria, Anita, Helen,...
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Autumn/ Winter 2023 Update

An Advent Reflection – Celebrating Transformation Sophia Centre, Cork Street, Dublin 8 Organised by Partners in Faith: Gemma McKenna and Mary O’Dwyer I recently attended this refreshing and reflective Advent...

UN High-Level Political Forum 2023

In July of this year, three of us, Giovanna CJ, Sarah IBVM and myself attended the United Nations for the HLPF. So, what are these acronyms and this Forum all...

DCU Honours Eileen Randles IBVM

As part of the DCU Women in Leadership initiative, Project 50/50, Eileen Randles IBVM has been chosen as having made an outstanding contribution to Irish education. In her honour, Lecture...

Climate Action Award 2023

Cultivating Hope: Empowering Brickfield Communities through Organic Sack Farming was awarded 2nd place in the Misean Cara Climate Action Awards 2023. For more information on this project click here

Pottery Workshop Castlebridge