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#Easter Sunday

# easter-sunday - Sunday 21 April, 2019

The 9 at 9: Easter Sunday

Here’s all the news you need to know this Easter Sunday morning.

# easter-sunday - Monday 17 April, 2017

Martin McGuinness' gravestone unveiled in Derry

“We have to govern by treating every single citizen equally” reads the tombstone.

Longford community 'devastated' by theft of tabernacle from church

The discovery was made yesterday morning by a local priest when he arrived to prepare for Easter mass.

# easter-sunday - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Poll: Are you going to a religious service today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you going to a religious service today?

Like Christmas, today is a day when mass attendance is higher than usual.

# easter-sunday - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Taoiseach spent twice as much on photos last year compared to 2015

€3,000 was spent to cover cost of photographing the visit of Joe Biden.

# easter-sunday - Monday 28 March, 2016

Father and son drown in stream as they visit relatives for Easter eggs

Sean ‘Curly’ Sweeney and his three-year-old son died yesterday afternoon in Ashington.

# easter-sunday - Sunday 27 March, 2016

The 9 at 9: Easter Sunday

Don’t forget, the clocks have gone forward. Here’s all you need to know as Ireland gears up for a day of 1916 celebrations.

# easter-sunday - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Bus Éireann to lay on extra services for Easter weekend

600,000 people are expected to pass in and out of Dublin over the course of the 1916 Rising centenary commemorations.

# easter-sunday - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Luas drivers will strike on Easter Sunday and Monday

It comes in addition to St Patrick’s Day.

# easter-sunday - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Dublin churches forced to close on Easter Sunday due to 1916 security cordon

The Archdiocese said parishes in the city centre were told there will be no ready access to their churches on the day.

# easter-sunday - Sunday 5 April, 2015

QUIZ: How well do you remember your school Easter Rising lessons?

Time to root out your history text books.

From The Daily Edge What to watch on TV tonight: Sunday Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Sunday

Here are the shows that’ll be on your Twitter timeline later.

From The Daily Edge 9 people really getting into the spirit of Easter Ham

9 people really getting into the spirit of Easter

It’s all about chocolate and puking.

# easter-sunday - Sunday 20 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge It's OK, Brian O'Driscoll is having chocolate for breakfast too Easter Boddy

It's OK, Brian O'Driscoll is having chocolate for breakfast too

Which means it’s fine.

# easter-sunday - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 totally reasonable ways to have chocolate for breakfast Easter Feaster

8 totally reasonable ways to have chocolate for breakfast

It’s completely OK. Don’t let the haters tell you otherwise.

# easter-sunday - Friday 18 April, 2014

VIDEO: Do you recognise this 'Irish town'?

A puzzle from the 1920s.

From The Daily Edge 7 things to do if you're staying in on Good Friday Grand Friday

7 things to do if you're staying in on Good Friday

You’ve got to start thinking outside the box for these holidays.

# easter-sunday - Thursday 17 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 unmistakeable signs it's Holy Thursday The Last Supper

11 unmistakeable signs it's Holy Thursday

Happy Off-Licence Thursday.

# easter-sunday - Sunday 31 March, 2013

From the photo archives: Easter Sunday through the 20th century

Easter around the world, from 1929 to 1979.

# easter-sunday - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Here's how to make your children work for their Easter eggs

What better way to work off a smidgen of the calories consumed over Easter than with an old fashioned egg hunt.

# easter-sunday - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Just one in five people sit down to a family dinner each Sunday - survey

And when people do get to sit down together, it’s the Sunday roast that proves most popular.

# easter-sunday - Sunday 8 April, 2012

From The42 Easter with Tebow? Thousands turn out to hear NFL star speak at church Tebow Time

Easter with Tebow? Thousands turn out to hear NFL star speak at church

NY Jets quarterback was speaking at Celebration Church near Austin, Texas this morning.

In full: Pope Benedict's Easter urbi et orbi address

The full text of Pope Benedict’s Easter morning address the world’s Catholics, as delivered in Rome this morning.

Archbishop says Catholics should not fear 'bringing Jesus's message into the world'

In his Easter homily, the Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin says the Church in Ireland is enduring a process of “purification”.

# easter-sunday - Saturday 7 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Today and 5 other days that make you go... 'Meh' Mediocri-days

Today and 5 other days that make you go... 'Meh'

There’s no Good Friday drama and no Easter Sunday festivities – but this particular Saturday is just one of a few milestones in the year that really drag.

# easter-sunday - Friday 6 April, 2012

Easter (chocolate) by numbers

As we consume about 9.5 million Easter eggs over the next few days, Repak has asked us to keep recycling in mind.

# easter-sunday - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

From The42 Easter Sunday slot for Munster and Ulster's Heineken Cup quarter-final Fixture List

Easter Sunday slot for Munster and Ulster's Heineken Cup quarter-final

Leinster to face Cardiff on Saturday, 7 April, as details of tournament quarter-finals released by European officials.

# easter-sunday - Sunday 24 April, 2011

Pope uses traditional Easter message to appeal for diplomacy in Libya

The Urbi et Orbi message focuses on developments in Africa and the Middle East, as Benedict urges Europe to accept refugees.

Urbi et Orbi: Pope Benedict XVI's Easter message

The full text of Pope Benedict’s address to the world’s Catholics, praying for diplomacy and dialogue in the Middle East.

From The42 Mark your card: Easter Sunday at Fairyhouse Whip Hand

Mark your card: Easter Sunday at Fairyhouse

If you followed Mark Hobbs’ advice yesterday you’d have an extra few quid in the pocket. Here’s today’s preview of the action at Fairyhouse.

# easter-sunday - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Suncream, check. Chocolate, check. Smile, check.

We’re set for a (mostly) dry and sunny Easter weekend.

# easter-sunday - Monday 18 April, 2011

From The Daily Edge Last Supper actually took place on Wednesday, new book claims Holy Week

Last Supper actually took place on Wednesday, new book claims

A Cambridge scientist reckons marking the Last Supper on a Thursday is a miscalculation of Biblical proportions.