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Quiz: Can you name these retro treats?
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Quiz: Can you name these retro treats?

Apr 3rd 2021, 10:00 PM 59,571 Views 36 Comments

Test your knowledge.

Poll: Are you still doing Lent?
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# Your Say

Poll: Are you still doing Lent?

Mar 29th 2021, 9:08 AM 34,246 Views 46 Comments

It’s less than a week until Easter Sunday.

Quiz: Can you name these ice creams and ice pops?
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Quiz: Can you name these ice creams and ice pops?

Mar 27th 2021, 10:00 PM 70,112 Views 55 Comments

Test your knowledge.

Quiz: Can you name these chocolates?
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Quiz: Can you name these chocolates?

Mar 20th 2021, 10:00 PM 93,100 Views 27 Comments

Time to put that sweet tooth to use.

Quiz: Can you name these biscuits?
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Quiz: Can you name these biscuits?

Mar 13th 2021, 10:00 PM 92,966 Views 54 Comments

Put your biscuit knowledge to the test.

Quiz: Can you name these fizzy drinks?
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Quiz: Can you name these fizzy drinks?

Mar 6th 2021, 10:00 PM 67,436 Views 42 Comments

Care for a Coke?

Quiz: Can you name these crisps and corn snacks?
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Quiz: Can you name these crisps and corn snacks?

Feb 27th 2021, 10:00 PM 64,899 Views 60 Comments

Test your temptation.

Quiz: Can you name these sweet treats?
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Quiz: Can you name these sweet treats?

Feb 20th 2021, 10:00 PM 105,291 Views 59 Comments

Put your Lenten vow to the test.

'Take cold ashes from the fire grate': Varying approaches to Ash Wednesday in dioceses and parishes around Ireland
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'Take cold ashes from the fire grate': Varying approaches to Ash Wednesday in dioceses and parishes around Ireland

Feb 17th 2021, 8:30 AM 26,111 Views 26 Comments

Some dioceses are handing out little packets of ashes that can be used at home.

Poll: Are you giving something up for Lent?
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Poll: Are you giving something up for Lent?

Feb 17th 2021, 8:09 AM 35,907 Views 65 Comments

You may tempted this year to forgo the annual tradition, it’s been tough enough.

Poll: Did you give up anything for Lent?
# Your Say
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Poll: Did you give up anything for Lent?

Apr 10th 2020, 9:40 AM 37,411 Views 77 Comments

And, if so, did you stick to it?

Trócaire cancels all public outreach activities during its Lenten Appeal
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Trócaire cancels all public outreach activities during its Lenten Appeal

Mar 13th 2020, 2:13 PM 6,554 Views 5 Comments

The charity is still accepting donations online or by phone.

Opinion: Why 'give up' for Lent? Better to set some solid goals
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Opinion: Why 'give up' for Lent? Better to set some solid goals

Feb 29th 2020, 6:15 AM 13,186 Views 28 Comments

Lent may be the season of giving up, but a more positive approach would help you succeed, writes Barbara Edwards.

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?
# Your Say
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Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?

Feb 27th 2020, 10:53 AM 24,355 Views 61 Comments

Pope Francis has suggested phones, what about you?

Pope Francis says put down your phones and turn off the TV this Lent
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Pope Francis says put down your phones and turn off the TV this Lent

Feb 26th 2020, 9:46 PM 34,890 Views 86 Comments

“It is the time to give up useless words, chatter, rumours, gossip, and talk and to speak directly to the Lord,” the pontiff said.

Poll: Are you still doing Lent?
# Your Say
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Poll: Are you still doing Lent?

Mar 23rd 2019, 9:30 AM 19,623 Views 56 Comments

Were they just so chocolatey?

If you're struggling with the whole idea of giving up things for Lent, #40Days40Items is a good solution
# 40 Days 40 Items
# 40 Days 40 Items

If you're struggling with the whole idea of giving up things for Lent, #40Days40Items is a good solution

Mar 7th 2019, 6:33 PM 3,385 Views 0 Comments

Stop giving up and start giving away.

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?
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Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?

Mar 6th 2019, 8:15 AM 36,221 Views 122 Comments

Cigarettes? Alcohol? Rollerblading?

Poll: Did you manage to make it through Lent?
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# Poll

Poll: Did you manage to make it through Lent?

Mar 29th 2018, 8:00 AM 2,952 Views 1 Comment

It’s ok. We won’t rat on you.

In 1987, a little girl hilariously complained that RTÉ were sabotaging her commitment to Lent by advertising sweets
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# RTE Archives

In 1987, a little girl hilariously complained that RTÉ were sabotaging her commitment to Lent by advertising sweets

Mar 28th 2018, 8:00 AM 30,085 Views 3 Comments

We can relate.

Poll: Will you give something up for Lent?
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Poll: Will you give something up for Lent?

Feb 14th 2018, 9:43 AM 24,634 Views 138 Comments

Planning to give up cigarettes or alcohol? Or rollerblading?

Young girl who featured on 2004 Trócaire box visits Ireland to say thank you
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Young girl who featured on 2004 Trócaire box visits Ireland to say thank you

Mar 15th 2017, 6:05 AM 22,637 Views 13 Comments

Josiane is now working for the charity in Rwanda.

Forget your Lenten promise - a giant Nutella tap has just been set up in a Dublin supermarket
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# Melty Goodness

Forget your Lenten promise - a giant Nutella tap has just been set up in a Dublin supermarket

Mar 4th 2017, 9:03 AM 7,302 Views 1 Comment

Direct it to our gobs please.

Poll: Are you giving anything up for Lent?
# Your Say
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Poll: Are you giving anything up for Lent?

Feb 27th 2017, 9:01 PM 26,056 Views 90 Comments

But first we’ll have Pancake Tuesday.

'Drive-thru' ashes coming to Galway for the start of Lent
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'Drive-thru' ashes coming to Galway for the start of Lent

Feb 24th 2017, 6:15 AM 15,224 Views 29 Comments

People will be able to drive in one church gate, get their ashes, and exit out another gate at Glenamady Church.

16 memories anyone who grew up Catholic will recognise
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# Lent

16 memories anyone who grew up Catholic will recognise

Feb 10th 2016, 9:30 PM 61,260 Views 11 Comments

Ah memories.

This Irish mammy takes Ash Wednesday SUPER seriously
# Irish Mammies
# Irish Mammies

This Irish mammy takes Ash Wednesday SUPER seriously

Feb 10th 2016, 4:30 PM 5,926 Views 3 Comments

Maaaaam.

12 tweets about the Trócaire Box only Irish people will understand
# Trocaire Box
# Trocaire Box

12 tweets about the Trócaire Box only Irish people will understand

Feb 9th 2016, 10:26 PM 12,360 Views 1 Comment

Stealing money from the Trocaire Box for curry chips *hangs head in shame*

Poll: Are you giving anything up for Lent?
# Your Say
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Poll: Are you giving anything up for Lent?

Feb 6th 2016, 9:55 AM 17,399 Views 48 Comments

Lent is on the way. But fortunately, so is Pancake Tuesday.

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?
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Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?

Feb 5th 2016, 2:48 PM 25,990 Views 87 Comments

Tis the season…

8 awkward moments you'll always have at mass
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# Let Us Pray

8 awkward moments you'll always have at mass

Apr 5th 2015, 1:00 PM 12,703 Views 7 Comments

So much potential.

Poll: Did you manage to give anything up for Lent this year?
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Poll: Did you manage to give anything up for Lent this year?

Apr 4th 2015, 9:24 AM 13,122 Views 47 Comments

Did you try?

You're nearly there! 5 thoughts that go through everyone's head during lent
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You're nearly there! 5 thoughts that go through everyone's head during lent

Mar 24th 2015, 12:48 PM 9,031 Views 14 Comments

The finish line is in sight.

Open thread: Is it okay to break Lent on St Patrick's Day?
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Open thread: Is it okay to break Lent on St Patrick's Day?

Mar 17th 2015, 4:30 PM 20,327 Views 42 Comments

Are you currently sitting in a sea of sweet wrappers?

It's official: most Irish people think it's grand to break Lent on Paddy's Day
# Rulebreaker
# Rulebreaker

It's official: most Irish people think it's grand to break Lent on Paddy's Day

Mar 17th 2015, 9:08 AM 7,033 Views 5 Comments

Go wild, Ireland.

One killer tip to get you eating healthier throughout the working week
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One killer tip to get you eating healthier throughout the working week

Feb 23rd 2015, 7:15 AM 35,130 Views 15 Comments

Try this, and you could be deleting those takeaway numbers by the Thursday.

The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday
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The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday

Feb 18th 2015, 10:45 PM 24,442 Views 38 Comments

For thine is the kingdom, the power and the selfie.

11 people who need to give up social media for Lent
# Off The Grid
# Off The Grid

11 people who need to give up social media for Lent

Feb 18th 2015, 9:30 PM 12,936 Views 3 Comments

It’s time.

The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday
# Prelfies
# Prelfies

The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday

Feb 18th 2015, 3:11 PM 6,943 Views 4 Comments

For thine is the kingdom, the power and the selfie.

10 things every Irish person knows to be true about Lent
# Truths
# Truths

10 things every Irish person knows to be true about Lent

Feb 18th 2015, 1:14 PM 13,753 Views 12 Comments

The smugness! The Trócaire Box! The cravings!

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