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Jean Vanier receives Templeton Prize


On monday 18 May 2015, in London, in the church St Martin in the Fields, during a beautiful and moving ceremony. Valued at £1.1 million (about $1.7 million or €1.5 million), the Templeton Prize is one of the world’s largest

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Faith and Light Shop, Sligo


We support children with special needs in Zimbabwe and supply them with wheelchairs. We donate to Faith & Light, Syria. We subsidise the youth retreat to Trosly annually. We also subsidise Faith & Light outings, pilgrimages, retreats and formation weekends

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Provincial Assembly


In April 2013, the Provincial Assembly was held in Emmaus Retreat Centre, Swords. Darius, our International Vice Co-ordinator, accompanied our Province and led the discernment for Provincial and Vice Co-ordinators. The following were discerned: Provincial Co-Ordinator – Mary Cosgrave Vice

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International General Assembly


On 20th July Mary Cosgrave, Mary Grimes and Bernie Noonan joined approximately 200 delegates from Faith & Light Communities all over the world in Trinity University, Leeds for a week of celebrations, discernment and elections to select the new International

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National Day 2013


On Saturday, 9th November, 2013, National Day took place in Aras de Brun, Galway. Our theme on the day was “Sowing the seed”. We began with Community Voices, where every Community gave a report on the highlights of their year.

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40TH Anniversary of Faith and Light

40th anniversary celebrations

In July, 2011, a group of nearly 300 Faith & Light members, travelled to Lourdes to join with members of Faith & Light from England, Scotland and Wales, to celebrate the 40th Faith & Light. The week included opening ceremony,

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