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Thursday 18 September 2014

Bishop sends time capsule into the future

Published 02/08/2014 | 00:00

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Centenary celebrations for the Church of St Patrick, St Brigid and St Killian Crossabeg on Sunday morning. Bishop Denis Brennan celebrated the mass and blessed the time capsule

A time capsule was buried on the beautifully tended grounds of Crossabeg's 100-year-old church on Sunday as part of the its centenary celeberations.

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Bishop Denis Brennan blessed the metal container which was lowered into the earth containing some local family histories and photographs, some euro coins, the annual parish journal, team jerseys and GAA photographs, a copy of the bishop's sermon and the pastoral plans for the parish.

Local parishioners John Maher and Brendan Roche assisted in the time capsule ceremony along with teenagers Bill Eviston, Michael Eviston, Paul Fox and Padraig Foley.

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