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Faith and Light celebrates its 45th anniversary!


There are many events that we can celebrate to give thanks for the gift of Faith and Light that has been given to us by Jean Vanier and Marie-Hélène Mathieu. When did Faith and Light start? Was it when Jean

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November 2015 Newsletter

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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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