New Life for Old Church

Posted on 18. Oct, 2018 in Christian Values, Church of Ireland, Community, Music

A group of energetic university students from across Dublin have come together to re-establish regular worship in St Thomas’ Church of Ireland Church, by bringing Gospel Music into this historic Anglican Church. Standing at the gateway of O’Connell Street into Dublin’s North East Inner City, it was first established in 1758 and then rebuilt and uniquely […]

‘If You Listen’

Posted on 09. Aug, 2018 in Church Teachings, Faith and Justice, Music

From his CD ‘TIME’ Liam Lawton sings  ‘If You Listen’  

Dreaming of a White Christmas

Posted on 28. Dec, 2017 in Christian Values, Music

As the weather gets colder and snow begins to fall in parts of the country, we tune into a classic song Dreaming of a White Christmas from Clare Mance with Bob Gline from their album “Feelings at Christmas”. The Album is available on iTunes and proceeds from the sales go to the samanala foundation. https://www.samanalafoundation.com/

Taking Jesus out of Christmas

Posted on 21. Dec, 2017 in Christian Values, Community, Faith and Justice, Gospel Values, Liturgy, Music

Twenty-seven years ago Clare Mance, a professional singer and Bob Gline, a film writer, recorded the song, They’re taking Jesus out of Christmas. They recorded in Angel Studio in London under grammy award winning, Pete Moore and producer Ken Barnes who produced works with Bing Crosby and many other greats. It was in many ways a prophetic song, looking […]

Taking Jesus out of Christmas (song)

Posted on 21. Dec, 2017 in Christian Values, Music

Here is Clare Mance with Bob Gline singing, They’re taking Jesus out of Christmas. The name of the Album is Feelings At Christmas and can be listened to on Youtube and downloaded on iTunes.

Music for Mary

Posted on 07. Dec, 2017 in Christian Values, Church Teachings, Feminism/Women in the Church, Liturgy, Music, Saints

Mary is much celebrated at this time of year – December the 8th, when we celebrate the Immaculate Conception of Mary and Nov 21st, when we celebrate   “The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary”. Marie Dunne, a Holy Faith Sister talks about how she wrote her song Mary Temple of the Lord for the […]

Mary Temple of the Lord

Posted on 07. Dec, 2017 in Christian Values, Feminism/Women in the Church, Music, Saints, Vocation

Here we have Marie Dunne CHF’s song, Mary Temple of the Lord composed for the Presentation Brothers.

James Kibane – The Family Collection

Posted on 30. Nov, 2017 in Christian Values, Church Teachings, Community, Faith and Justice, Family, Music, Vocation

James Kilbane along with Veritas Publication have released a collection of songs for families entitled The Family Collection. With a total of twenty specially chosen songs of faith and family, this collection combines favourites, including ‘There is a Place’, ‘The Wedding Song’ and ‘Faith of Our Fathers’, as well as Christian-based country like ‘Mama’s Roses’, […]

Advent with Liam Lawton

Posted on 23. Nov, 2017 in Christian Values, Community, Music

Liam Lawton is a well-known and well-loved Irish singer/song writer. Following his ordination in 1984, Fr. Liam served in Carlow Cathedral Parish and Knockbeg College before the late Bishop Ryan gave him the opportunity to pursue his music ministry full-time; a ministry that he continues to this day -bringing much joy and solace to people with […]

A Dhia Ghleigi – O Glorious God

Posted on 27. Jul, 2017 in Achievement, Christian Values, Faith and Justice, Gospel Values, Liturgy, Music

A beautiful song in praise of God by Noirín Ní Riain and the Monks of Glenstal from the album Vox de Nube.