Posts from June 2018

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Ordination of Fr. Tom Kouijzer SM

by Donal Bergin

On Saturday 16th June, Tom Kouijzer SM was ordained a priest in his home parish in the Basilica of Hulst in the Netherlands.  On Sunday 17th June, he celebrated his first Mass.  Frs. John and David, along with six parishioners from Donore Avenue Parish, were present for the celebrations. It was a wonderful celebration with Tom’s family, friends, neighbours, […]

Blessing of the Statue of St. Teresa in St. Teresa’s Gardens

by Donal Bergin

On Saturday the 16th June at 3.30 p.m., the refurbished statue of St. Teresa was blessed on her new site near the remaining apartments in St. Teresa’s Gardens.  The Lord Mayor of Dublin was present for the occasion.  May St. Teresa continue to be a protector and inspiration for the people of her gardens.