From September 8 – 12, 2014 the Pallottine Community in Ireland gathered in Thurles to celebrate Golden and Silver Jubilees, followed by our annual retreat which was led by Bishop Donal Murray. The week concluded with the First Consecration of John Regan and the renewal of Consecration of temporary professed students.
Standing left to right: Vincent Kelly, John Coen, Jaimie Twohig, Rory Hanly, Christy Burke, Brendan McCarrick, Pat Dwyer, Tony Doherty, Emmet O’Hara, Liam McClarey, Donal McCarthy, Ned O’Brien, Martin Mareja, Phil Barry, Charles Lafferty, John Casey (USA), Liam O’Donovan, John Bergin, John Kelly
Seated left to right: Michael Kiely, John Regan, Johnny Sweeney, John Joe O’Brien, Derry Murphy (Provincial), Bishop Donal Murray, Bill Hanly, Michael Barry (Tanzania), Louis Sisti, Michael Irwin
Frs Derry Murphy SAC, Provincial and Fr Donal McCarthy SAC with Fr. Donal’s first volume of the history of the Irish Province of the Mother of Divine Love, entitled ‘A Patchwork Quilt – Pallottines in the U.S.A.’