The Pallottines, Sandyford Road, Dundrum, Dublin


Anniversary November 19th

Rev. Peter Davern 1930-2005 It were my soul’s desire to see the face of God; it were my soul’s desire to rest in His abode (Hymn from the Divine Office)

Anniversary November 18th

Rev. James Daly 1918-1985 All the people were spellbound by what they heard (Luke 19:48)

Anniversary November 17th

Rev. Patrick J Canning 1892-1970 By your blood you ransomed for God saints from every tribe and language and people and nation; you have made them to be a kingdom and priests serving our God, (Revelation 5:10)

RED: The Colour of Hope – Eamonn Monson sac

The oil in the lamps of the bridesmaids (Matthew 25:1-13) represents the grace that God has given us to help us encounter Christ in our life experience. It is the grace to wait in the time of waiting and it is the grace to go out and meet Him when the time for going out…

Reception of Ministries Nairobi

Pallottine students in Nairobi after they received Ministries of lector and acolyte (Click on the image below to see more photos)

Fr. Joe Campion SAC R.I.P.

Homily For The Funeral of Fr. Joe Campion sac Fr. Joseph Campion, SAC, (1937-2017). Dear Bishop Seamus Freeman, Monsignor Michael Ryan, my dear brothers and sisters (or, as Fr Joe would say, my dear sisters and brothers). We are gathered here today to say ‘slán go fóill’ or ‘adios’ to Fr Joe, or Fr Jose,…

Death of Fr. Phil MacNamara SAC R.I.P.

Fr Philip McNamara, SAC, (1931-2017). Readings Requiem Mass: Ecclesiastes 3:1-11; 1 John 3:1-2 and John 12:23-26 In our Pallottine Community Prayer Book every evening there are three questions/reflections  with the word ‘pause’ printed for thought or consideration. On Tuesday evenings we read ‘Let us consider that one day we must die. Let us pray for…

Celebration of 130 of San Patricio in Mercedes Argentina

Celebration to mark the 130th anniversary of Colegio San Patricio, Mercedes, Buenos Aires, Sunday 8th October 2017. It is a pleasure to greet the Archbishop, Msgr Augustin Radrizzani, the civil authorities present, and you my dear brothers and sisters in faith. We are gathered here today in Christian faith and hope as we give thanks…


I’m wearing vestments that were made for my predecessor Fr. Seamus who was a much, much bigger man than me by a long shot, so there’s no way I can fill them as he did. There is no way that I can fill the space occupied by him when he was Parish Priest. But all…


THE APOSTOLATE OF ELIZABETH SANNA Elizabeth, from a young age, wanted to direct all that she had and all that she would do to the glory of God and to the good of her neighbour.  This attitude of hers deepened further under the spiritual guidance of Saint Vincent Pallotti and her life became a conscious…