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#HOLY COMMUNION

# holy-communion - Monday 24 June, 2019

Poll: How much is appropriate to give to a child making their communion? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How much is appropriate to give to a child making their communion?

A quarter of children surveyed received more than €800.

# holy-communion - Friday 27 July, 2018

4,000 Eucharistic ministers who are 'steady on their feet' needed for Pope's Mass

Pope Francis is set to celebrate Mass at the Phoenix Park next month.

# holy-communion - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

How much do children get on their Communion day and how much do parents spend?

It’s an expensive day all around, but how expensive are we talking?

# holy-communion - Monday 26 June, 2017

Poll: How much is appropriate to give to a child making their communion? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: How much is appropriate to give to a child making their communion?

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# holy-communion - Monday 20 June, 2016

Parents splash out €836 on their child's First Communion, while kids rake in over €500

Some children are making more than €800.

# holy-communion - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge This 'non-First Holy Communion' card from an Irish granny is just wonderful (god) Bless You

This 'non-First Holy Communion' card from an Irish granny is just wonderful

“We hope you both had a great day celebrating not getting your Communion.”

# holy-communion - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Prisoner refused compassionate bail to go to his son's First Communion

The young man has 101 previous convictions but says he is now drug-free and won’t abuse trust.

# holy-communion - Saturday 2 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 15 signs you're at an Irish First Communion I Have Received

15 signs you're at an Irish First Communion

Two words: bouncy castle.

# holy-communion - Saturday 6 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Church hands out fancy pre-packaged Holy Communion Well Holy God

Church hands out fancy pre-packaged Holy Communion

Praying on the go.

# holy-communion - Thursday 12 June, 2014

NOW the recession is officially over: families are spending more on First Communions

The average family spent €764, up €32 on last year. Beating the pants off the rest of the economy, according to sleuthing by TheJournal.ie…

# holy-communion - Monday 14 October, 2013

FG TD who was told not to help with communion insists he's 'very much pro-life'

Derek Keating has been told not to fulfil his duties as a minister of the Eucharist at St Mary’s Parish in Lucan in the wake of his support for the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill last July.

# holy-communion - Monday 9 September, 2013

TDs who feel discouraged from seeking Communion 'should speak to their priest'

A spokesperson for the Catholic Church was responding to a report at the weekend that TDs were being warned off seeking Communion by their priests.

# holy-communion - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Blessed Sacrament stolen from Kildare church

The priest in Sallins said the theft brought darkness to a place of worship.

# holy-communion - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Average welfare payments for religious ceremonies halved in 2012

Joan Burton reveals that the average welfare payment for religious ceremony clothing went from €245 to €120.

# holy-communion - Monday 3 December, 2012

Bishops claim Mario Rosenstock sketch is "grossly offensive"

The Catholic Communications Office said that a recent sketch “is grossly offensive to all Catholics” as it shows a man spitting into a bucket before receiving Holy Communion.

# holy-communion - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Column: I don’t want my son to make his Communion, but I’m worried

Communion takes up too much school time says Emma Gilmore, but by opting out she fears her son may be ostracised.