Thought for the Week -The season of Advent

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Some years ago two hurling clubs met in the county final. They were neighboring clubs so there was much more at stake than a mere [Read More]

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Bee-Blogs = December 2014

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December is a quiet month in the apiary except for an occasional visit to ensure that hives are secure. The bees are inactive but will always [Read More]

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Thought for the Week – Junior Ladies Football Title!

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Murroe- Boher Ladies win the All Ireland Junior Ladies Football Title!
 This free flowing game, played with such grace, style and great good spirit, emphasized how [Read More]

The Dalai Lama

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A reporter once pressed the Dalai Lama about his oft quoted statement that he does not hate the Chinese Communists, in spite of their terrible [Read More]

Thought for the Week – A New Challenge

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“White fellows, you are the unhappy race. You alone have left nature and made civilized laws.”
 We need to re-claim our right relationship with the world – [Read More]

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Thought for the Week – Sacred Sites

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In 1996, I climbed Ayers Rock or Uluru in Central Australia. It is an aboriginal sacred site. Since then I have regretted having knowingly violated [Read More]