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Cardinal Seán Brady has said it is the assurance of prayers from Catholics across the country that has sustained his fifty years of priesthood. Speaking to The Irish Catholic this week as he celebrated the golden jubilee of his ordination Dr Brady said “unquestionably it was the prayers and assurances of prayers that sustained me,…

Patricia, Patrice and Karen McGillycuddy pictured at the announcement of the selection of Patrice McGillycuddy, a teacher in Barntown National School, Co. Wexford, to attend this year’s Rose of Tralee representing Abu Dhabi, where she is on a career break. “News of the Rose contestant was greeted with great excitement by all at the school,…