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Legion of Mary October Bulletin 2019.

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On Sunday, September 29th 2019, our Boherlahan-Dualla Praesidium was represented in Knock for the Annual National Legion of Mary Pilgrimage. Shortly after 8 a.m. our bus left Thurles and on the journey we recited Rosaries, sang hymns and prayed for different intentions. Shortly after 12 o’clock we arrived in Knock in glorious sunshine which prevailed […]

Award for Boherlahan Dualla Community Games.

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Boherlahan Dualla Community Games has won the Tipperary Large Area Award for 2019 and will represent Tipperary at the National Awards on 7th December. The award is based on a number of criteria including number of children participating, variety of events entered, media engagement, youth involvement, members volunteering at county level etc. Congratulations to the […]

Community Games All Ireland Finals – Summer Games.

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Triona Heffernan finished out a very successful year for Boherlahan Dualla Community Games by reaching the “A” Final of the Girls U8 80m sprint race. Triona was representing Tipperary in the competition. Triona had to qualify initially from her heat where the athletes were streamed into the “A” and “B” competitions on Sat 16th August […]

Parish Sports 2019.

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  The annual Parish Sports evening was held Thursday 13th June at the GAA complex. Thankfully, the weather was fine and a large crowd of excited children attended.     The evening commenced with Tiny Tots race and went the whole way up to U13 100m sprint. For the U13 boys sprint, there was an […]

County Community Games Athletics Finals 2019.

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On 2nd June, 27 athletes from Boherlahan Dualla took part in the County Community Games Athletics Finals at Templemore Athletics track. All these athletes had qualified from the parish athletics night in April. The day commenced with a colourful parade of all the clubs around the track with the lighting of the Community Games Flame […]

Congratulations to the children of Boherlahan-Dualla.

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Congratulations to the children of Boherlahan-Dualla who represented Tipperary at the All-Ireland Community Games Finals in UL last weekend in Art, Cross County running, Drama, Music and Indoor soccer. Success for Niall Fitzgerald – 4th place in U12 solo music; Cian, Aaron and Niall Fitzgerald – 2nd Silver medallists in U16 group music; and Gold […]

All Ireland Champions.

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Boherlahan Dualla U10 Girls Indoor Soccer team has been crowned All Ireland Champions! This super bunch of girls were superb in their march from the county finals in February, to then becoming Munster Champions in April in Tralee and finally receiving gold at the All Ireland finals on May 26th in University of Limerick. On […]

Music Medals at All Ireland Community Games.

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Niall Fitzgerald represented Tipperary in U12 Solo music competition at the Community Games All Ireland Finals on 26th May in UL. Niall was playing his melodeon and against extremely talented opposition, put on an amazing performance to gain 4th place overall earning the pewter prize. Niall then was joined by his brothers Cian and Aaron. […]

All Ireland Community Games Finals May 2019.

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Boherlahan Dualla Community Games had a very impressive representation at the All Ireland Winter Games Finals in University of Limerick on 25th and 26th of May. An early start at 10 am on Saturday for Tadhg O Donnell and Daire O Donnell in the U13 1200m cross country team event. They were representing Tipperary and […]

Legion of Mary May Bulletin 2019.

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Frank Duff, now Servant of God, who founded the Legion in 1921. A recent documentary on Frank Duff that was aired on Easter Sunday, 27th April can be found on www.shalomworldtv.org Glorious Lives – Frank Duff Venerable Edel Quinn, their Envoy to Africa. Servant of God Alphonsus Lambe, their Envoy to South America.   Alfie […]

Boherlahan Dualla Community Games Winter Events.

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We have had a busy period for community games in the parish. Starting with indoor soccer on the 9th of February, we entered two teams into the tournament held in Thurles. Initially U13 boys were up and had a very challenging match against Cloughjordan. The teams were level at half time but unfortunately, in the […]

Legion of Mary January Bulletin 2019

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…continuation of an extract from the Maria Legionis (The voice of the Legion of Mary) Edition 4 of 2018 on “Christmas” by Frank Duff.  It was first published in Maria Legionis, December 1959 – February 1960. The Road to Bethlehem. But at this point something asserts itself, something which appears to be purely human but which […]

Legion of Mary December Bulletin 2018.

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In the September Bulletin 2017, Frank Duff, the Founder of the Legion of Mary was mentioned. On the 7th September 1921, the eve of Our Lady’s birthday, he founded the first Praesidium entitled “Our Lady of Mercy” at Myra House, Francis St, Dublin. From that date until his death on the 7th November 1980 he […]