News – Lieutenancy

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Support the Good Friday Collection

The Pontifical Good Friday Collection is the result of the Pope's wishes for the bond between all Christians in the world and the Holy Places to remain strong. The collection is taken up on Good Friday, in all Catholic Churches around the world, to support the work of the Franciscans of the Holy Land.

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Annual pilgrimage of The Lieutenancy of Ireland to the International Eucharistic and Marian Shrine in Knock

The annual pilgrimage of The Lieutenancy of Ireland to the International Eucharistic and Marian Shrine in Knock, County Mayo commenced […]

Mass for the 57th World Day of Peace, Church of the Holy Spirit, Ballyroan, Dublin, Ireland - January 1st 2024.

Mass for the 57th World Day of Peace, Church of the Holy Spirit, Ballyroan, Dublin, Ireland – January 1st 2024.

This morning, on the Solemnity of Mary the Mother of God, Holy Mass for the 57th World Day of Peace […]

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Advent 2023 – The Season of Hope and Preparation

Members of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference gathered this week in Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth, for its Winter 2023 General […]

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Annual Day of Reflection Retreat 2023

On Saturday 18th November 2023, members of the Lieutenancy of Ireland met for their end of year ‘Day of Reflection’ […]

General Appeal – November 2021

Dear Brothers and Sisters,   May the Lord give you peace!  Charity and prayer animate the entire extended family of the […]

Chevalier Gearóid Williams, KCHS, Chancellor - His Eminence Cardinal Pierbattista Pizzaball

Attendance to the Consistory in Vatican City

The Lieutenancy of Ireland was represented today in Vatican City on the occasion of the Consistory creating 21 New Cardinals, […]

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Annual Investiture Ceremony of new Knights & Dames – Lieutenancy of Ireland.

12 members – 4 Dames and 8 Knights were invested into the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem […]

Annual Procession with the Relics of St Oliver Plunkett

Annual Procession with the Relics of St Oliver Plunkett

Today, Sunday 2nd July 2023, members of the Lieutenancy of Ireland participated in the Annual Procession with the Relics of […]

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Corpus Christi with the new Nuncio

Today, Sunday 11 June, on the Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi), Ireland’s new Apostolic Nuncio, […]

News – Worldwide

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Support the Good Friday Collection

The Pontifical Good Friday Collection is the result of the Pope's wishes for the bond between all Christians in the world and the Holy Places to remain strong. The collection is taken up on Good Friday, in all Catholic Churches around the world, to support the work of the Franciscans of the Holy Land.

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The Message from fr. Francesco Pattonfor the Good Friday Collection

On this occasion, we friars of the Custody of the Holy Land become beggars and we turn to you so that Good Friday may be a day of universal solidarity, a day on which Christians from all over the world take concrete care of the Mother Church of Jerusalem, which at this moment is in dire need of it.

Professor Agostino Borromeo, Lieutenant General of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem.

RIP: Professor Agostino Borromeo, Lieutenant General

The Lieutenancy of Ireland is sad to learn today Sunday 4 February, of the death of Professor Agostino Borromeo, Lieutenant […]

His Excellency Bishop Jamal Khader Daibes appointed to pastor and head of the dioceses of Djibouti and Somalia

His Excellency Bishop Jamal Khader Daibes appointed to pastor and head of the dioceses of Djibouti and Somalia

The Lieutenancy of Ireland extends its congratulations to His Excellency Bishop Jamal Khader Daibes, currently Patriarchal Vicar in Jordan, on […]

Notification from the Grand Master

‘Notification that the Grand Master and the Governor General of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem will travel […]

The Order of the Holy Sepulcher renews its commitment to the Holy Land alongside the Latin Patriarchate

The Order of the Holy Sepulchre renews its commitment to the Holy Land alongside the Latin Patriarchate

Informative video summary, detailing the meeting of the Lieutenants and Grand Priors of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre […]

The Order of the Holy Sepulcher renews its commitment to the Holy Land alongside the Latin Patriarchate

Pope Francis laments ‘innocent dead‘ in Holy Land conflict

Pope Francis laments ‘innocent dead‘ in Holy Land conflict Pope Francis met with leaders of the Equestrian Order of the […]

General Appeal – November 2021

Dear Brothers and Sisters,   May the Lord give you peace!  Charity and prayer animate the entire extended family of the […]

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A Pastoral Letter has been sent by His Beatitude Cardinal Pizzaballa to all the parishes across the Holy Land.

Given the current situation the Patriarch has felt it necessary to share this. The feast of Our Lady Queen of […]

Chevalier Gearóid Williams, KCHS, Chancellor - His Eminence Cardinal Pierbattista Pizzaball

Attendance to the Consistory in Vatican City

The Lieutenancy of Ireland was represented today in Vatican City on the occasion of the Consistory creating 21 New Cardinals, […]

News – Holy Land

2 friars walking to the boy

Support the Good Friday Collection

The Pontifical Good Friday Collection is the result of the Pope's wishes for the bond between all Christians in the world and the Holy Places to remain strong. The collection is taken up on Good Friday, in all Catholic Churches around the world, to support the work of the Franciscans of the Holy Land.

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The Message from fr. Francesco Pattonfor the Good Friday Collection

On this occasion, we friars of the Custody of the Holy Land become beggars and we turn to you so that Good Friday may be a day of universal solidarity, a day on which Christians from all over the world take concrete care of the Mother Church of Jerusalem, which at this moment is in dire need of it.

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A brief report of Cardinal Fernando Filoni’s pilgrimage for peace in the Holy Land

A brief report of Cardinal Fernando Filoni’s pilgrimage for peace in the Holy Land from December 28, 2023, to January […]

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Cardinal Filoni in Holy Land: ‘Please believe that peace and dialogue are possible’

Cardinal Fernando Filoni concludes his Pilgrimage of Peace to the Holy Land with an appeal to Israelis and Palestinians to […]

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Cardinal Grand Master arrived today in the Holy Land

Cardinal Grand Master arrived today in the Holy Land welcomed at Tel Aviv Airport by the Apostolic Nunzio, Mons. Adolfo […]

Notification from the Grand Master

‘Notification that the Grand Master and the Governor General of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem will travel […]

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Advent 2023 – The Season of Hope and Preparation

Members of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference gathered this week in Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth, for its Winter 2023 General […]

The Order of the Holy Sepulcher renews its commitment to the Holy Land alongside the Latin Patriarchate

The Order of the Holy Sepulchre renews its commitment to the Holy Land alongside the Latin Patriarchate

Informative video summary, detailing the meeting of the Lieutenants and Grand Priors of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre […]

The Order of the Holy Sepulcher renews its commitment to the Holy Land alongside the Latin Patriarchate

Pope Francis laments ‘innocent dead‘ in Holy Land conflict

Pope Francis laments ‘innocent dead‘ in Holy Land conflict Pope Francis met with leaders of the Equestrian Order of the […]

General Appeal – November 2021

Dear Brothers and Sisters,   May the Lord give you peace!  Charity and prayer animate the entire extended family of the […]