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Did you know that street theatre was a feature of Ireland’s cities in centuries past? Here’s the story of outdoor drama in Kilkenny. Further reading: Alan Fletcher, ‘Drama, Performance and Polity in Pre-Cromwellian Ireland’ (Toronto, 2000). #irishhistory #history #christian #catholic ...

Fr Matthew Farrell OP is a member of the Irish Dominican Province, and is currently prior of St Mary’s Priory, the Claddagh, Galway. – Follow us on Instagram for more great content: instagram.com/irishdominicans

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Richard Ledrede, Bishop of Ossory, is famous for his role in the trial of Alice Kyteler, but there’s another side to this man, as revealed in a precious manuscript known as the Red Book of Ossory. Acknowledgments: We are grateful ...

Fr Brian Doyle OP is a member of the Irish Dominican Province, and is currently assigned to the Black Abbey, Kilkenny. – Follow us on Instagram for more great content: instagram.com/irishdominicans

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Canons regular: they were everywhere in the Middle Ages – including in Ireland – and now they’ve almost entirely disappeared. What led to their decline, when other forms of religious life were capable of renewal? The story of Kells Priory ...

Fr Brian Doyle OP is a member of the Irish Dominican Province, and is currently assigned to the Black Abbey, Kilkenny. Follow us on Instagram for more great content: instagram.com/irishdominicans

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One of medieval Kilkenny’s finest buildings, the Black Abbey, is still home to its original occupants – Dominican friars – nearly 800 years after it was founded, in 1225. For a long time they lived in exile from their home, ...

Fr Liam Walsh OP is a member of the Irish Dominican Province, and is currently assigned to St Saviour’s Priory, Dublin. – Follow us on Instagram for more great content: instgram.com/irishdominicans

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Did you know that the largest sculpted effigy of a knight in these islands is found in the little medieval parish church in Kilfane, Co. Kilkenny? The figure is known locally as ‘Cantwell Fada’, and almost certainly represents a man ...