Christmas Message

A happy and a Holy Christmas to you all, our dear friends, this strangest of years. As Augustinians we have a great sense of the separation we have experienced during the time of this pandemic. But we have never felt isolated and through Facebook and other social media we have experienced great contact, support and […]

A Tipperary Jersey from Bloody Sunday.

Fr. Denis P. Crotty & Bloody Sunday

Much has been written in recent days on “Bloody Sunday”  and indeed the occasion has been solemnised in Tipperary by their team winning the Munster final. The name of Michael Hogan of Grangemockler has been immortalised in song and story and the centenary of his tragic death has been fittingly celebrated. When Tipperay faced Dublin  […]

Brother Joseph Kirwan

Br. Joseph (Pius) Kirwan O.S.A. RIP

Augustinian Community, Ballyboden and formerly John’s Lane, Thomas Street, Br. Joe (Pius) Kirwan O.S.A., died peacefully in Saint Vincent’s Hospital, Elm Park, 14th November 2020. Pre-deceased by parents, Cornelius and Rosaleen and his brothers Con, Patsy, Stephen and Peter and his baby sister Rosemarie; deeply regretted by brothers Gerry, Charlie, Brian, Paul and Denis; his […]