March 21, 2020

Aid Contact Tracing

Aid Contact Tracing Francis Street parish wish to share an idea and pass on to you: Please keep a diary of who you meet and where you’ve been each day. In the event you contract COVID 19 it will be much easier to say who you’ve been in contact with. […]
September 26, 2019

Ancient Bell donated to National Museum

    Archbishop Martin donates historic hand bell to National Museum of Ireland       The Archbishop of Dublin, Diarmuid Martin has donated an ancient iron hand-bell, thought to date from the 8th or 9th centuries to the National Museum of Ireland.   The Knockatemple Hand-Bell has been in the possession […]
February 5, 2013

Simpson’s Hospital, Dundrum

Simpson’s Hospital, Dundrum.Main Tel. 01 2984322.Parish Clergy, Dundrum, Dublin 14. Tel. 01 2984348
December 5, 2012

Bishops’ Statement on Expert Group

Initial response by the Irish Catholic Bishop’s Conference to the Report of the Expert Group on the Judgement in A,B and C v Ireland       (December 5th 2012)   A society that believes the right to life is the most fundamental of all rights cannot ignore the fact […]
June 13, 2012

Eucharistic Congress Celebrates Marriage and Family Life

Eucharistic Congress Celebrates Marriage and Family Life 12 June 2012 Celebrating the value and central role of Communion in marriage and family life in the Church is the central theme of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress (IEC2012) today, Tuesday 12 June 2012. Commencing morning prayer, Cardinal Keith O’Brien, Archbishop of […]
February 13, 2012

Financial Report November 2011

Please find below details of recent area meetings which took place in the diocese.
March 30, 2007

John Carpenter (1770 – 1786)

Name: Carpenter, John IDENTITY STATEMENT Reference Code: IE/DDA/AB1 Title: Papers of Archbishop John Carpenter Dates: 1770-1786 Level of Description: Fonds Extent: Two letter books CONTEXT John Carpenter was born in Chancery Lane, Dublin, in 1729.  He was the son of a merchant tailor but nothing else is known of his family.  He attended a school […]
March 30, 2007

Thomas Troy (1786 – 1823)

Name: Troy, John Thomas IDENTITY STATEMENT Reference Code: IE/DDA/AB2 Title: Papers of Archbishop John Thomas Troy O.P. Dates: 1786-1823 Level of Description: Fonds Extent: 11 boxes & 5 letter books CONTEXT John Thomas Troy was born at Annefield House, Porterstown, Dublin in 1739.  He came from a ‘well to do’ family with his father owning […]
March 30, 2007

Daniel Murray (1823 – 1852)

Name: Murray, Daniel IDENTITY STATEMENT Reference Code: IE/DDA/AB3 Title: Papers of Archbishop Daniel Murray Dates: 1823 – 1852 Level of Description: Fonds Extent: 21 boxes CONTEXT Daniel Murray was born at Sheepwalk, Arklow, County Wicklow, on 18 April 1768.  His parents were Thomas and Judith Murray.  He went to the school of Rev. […]
March 30, 2007

Paul Cullen (1852 – 1878)

Name: Cullen, Paul IDENTITY STATEMENT Reference Code: IE/DDA/AB4 Title: Papers of Cardinal Paul Cullen Dates: 1852-1878 Level of Description: Fonds Extent: 128 boxes approximately CONTEXT Paul Cullen was born on 27 April 1803 in Ballitore, Co. Kildare.  He attended St. Patrick’s College, Carlow and Propaganda College, Rome where he was ordained in 1829.  He was […]
March 30, 2007

Edward McCabe (1878 – 1885)

Name: McCabe, Edward IDENTITY STATEMENT Reference Code: IE/DDA/AB5 Title: Papers of Cardinal Edward McCabe Dates: 1878-1885 Level of Description: Fonds Extent: 33 boxes approximately CONTEXT Edward McCabe was born on 14 February 1816 in Dublin.  He was educated at Fr. Doyle’s school, Arran Quay. He entered Maynooth in 1833 and was […]
March 30, 2007

William Walsh (1885 – 1921)

Name: Walsh, William IDENTITY STATEMENT Reference Code: IE/DDA/AB5 Title: Papers of Archbishop William Walsh Dates: 1885-1921 Level of Description: Fonds Extent: 183 boxes approximately CONTEXT William Walsh was born at 11 Essex Quay, Dublin on 30 January 1841.  He was the only child of Ralph Walsh, a watchmaker and repeal activist, of County Kerry, and Mary […]
March 30, 2007

Edward Byrne (1921 – 1940)

Name: Byrne, Edward IDENTITY STATEMENT Reference Code: IE/DDA/AB7 Title: Papers of Archbishop Edward Byrne Dates: 1921-1940 Level of Description: Fonds Extent: 91 boxes approximately CONTEXT Edward J. Byrne was born on 10 May 1872 in Dublin.  His parents were Edward Byrne and Eleanor Maguire.  There were three children in the family, […]
March 30, 2007

John Charles McQuaid (1940 – 1972)

Name: McQuaid, John Charles IDENTITY STATEMENT: Reference Code: IE/DDA/AB8 Title: Papers of Archbishop John Charles McQuaid C.S.S.p. Dates: 1913-1972 Level of Description: Fonds Extent: 820 boxes approximately CONTEXT: John Charles McQuaid was born in Cootehill, Co. Cavan, on 28 July 1895, to Dr. Eugene McQuaid and Jennie Corry.  His mother died shortly afterwards.  He attended St. […]