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Historical Journal

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Thanks to our faithful supporters who have made the sale of the 2020 Journal a resounding success. Just a few copies remain. If you haven’t got a copy, contact a member of the committee or one of the retail outlets immediately. Planning for the 2021 Journal has already commenced. If you are contemplating writing an […]

Legion of Mary November Bulletin 2020

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The month of November begins with All Saints’ Day on November 1st. On that day we celebrate those who have reached their true homeland in Heaven and invoke their intercession for those of us now on life’s journey. They include the Canonized Saints and the Unknown Saints. The tradition of reciting the Litany of the […]

Legion of Mary October Bulletin 2020

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October is known as the “Month of the Most Holy Rosary”. The Rosary is also called the “Psalter of Mary” because as we recite the 150 Hail Marys in the Joyful, Sorrowful and Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary we are mindful of the 150 Psalms in the Book of Psalms. It is a summary of […]

Boherlahan Dualla Historical Journal 2020 available

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Copies of this year’s Journal will be sold outside both churches after the weekend Masses on the 10 / 11 October. The cost is €10. You may also contact any committee member to ensure that you get a copy. The journal will also be available at a number of retail outlets. The society is indebted […]

Launch of 2020 Historical Journal: Video

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Due to government and HSE advice regarding public gatherings, it wasn’t feasible to have the usual launch of the journal. Instead, the journal was launched in Bianconi Park in an open-air setting in mid July with only the committee members present. Fr Thomas Dunne CC had the honour of launching the 2020 journal. The journal […]

Legion of Mary Bulletin: September 2020

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Venerable Matt Talbot 1856 – 1925 One of the housing estates in Boherlahan village, Talbot Park built in the late 1970s, was named after Matt Talbot, the Dubliner who overcame a crippling alcohol addiction and lived a life of prayer, fasting and mortification for over forty years. He had been declared Venerable by Pope Paul […]

Boherlahan Dualla Community Games: Winter Events 2020.

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Boherlahan Dualla Community games have begun 2020 with great enthusiasm and performance by our young participants. The County Indoor soccer finals were held on 8th February in the Ursuline Sports hall in Thurles. We had three teams competing – U13 boys trained by Brian Heffernan, Geraldine Graham and Ger Kennedy, U13 Girls trained by Brian […]

Legion of Mary Bulletin: February 2020.

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The Novena in honour of the Miraculous Medal was started in Boherlahan-Dualla over 60 years ago by the late Fr. Michael B. Canon O’Dwyer who was Parish Priest here from 1955 – 1966. Many of us wear a Miraculous Medal but know little of its origin which goes back to 1830 in the time of […]

Legion of Mary December 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. Symbolism and Legend The birth of Jesus is brimful of symbolism. The very name of Bethlehem is full of […]

Boherlahan Dualla Community Games Cross Country Athletics.

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County Tipperary Community Games Cross Country competition took place in Thurles Crokes AC grounds on Thursday 21st November. Boherlahan Dualla won the Mary Doyle Memorial Trophy for the best represented area. The children who participated for Boherlahan Dualla and won the trophy were Leah O Connell, Mae Kennedy, Triona Heffernan, Clodagh Fitzgerald, Harry Ryan, Niall […]

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 […]