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# Midnight Mass

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Knock's Fr Richard Gibbons: 'Christmas is the antidote to humbug, despair and hopelessness'
Christmas is Christianity at its best, it’s the carols and the stories behind them, it’s the cribs, the community at prayer, writes Fr Richard Gibbons.
# mass effect
How Well Do You Know Your Christmas Mass Bangers?
Are you ready to get down at Midnight Mass?
# Midnight Mass
9 Things The World Needs To Know About An Irish Christmas
It’s the most wonderful time of the year…
# Midnight Mass
Remember the devastating 2009 fire at St. Mel's Cathedral? After years of painstaking work, it's open again
A full schedule of Christmas masses has been announced. Including midnight mass on Christmas Eve, at the traditionally Irish time of 11pm.
# 'twas the night before christmas
The 10 stages of Christmas Eve you went through as a child
The short yet agonising wait until Santa arrived at last.
# Christmas
11 invaluable tips to help you survive an Irish family Christmas
There’s a lot of Roses and sprouts to get through.
# christmas eve
Thousands visit Bethlehem on Christmas Eve
Despite the economic situation and political turmoil in the Arab world, thousands of tourists have still made the trip to the West Bank.
# On the box
What's on? Christmas TV for every mood’s roundup of what’s on the box today (even if you’re feeling more Bah! Humbug! than Ho!Ho!Ho!