Friday 23 February 2018

#Growingupcatholic throws up some incredibly accurate tweets

The hashtag #growingupcatholic has been trending in Ireland since yesterday afternoon, allowing us all to get our weekend nostalgia fix.

We've gathered some of the funniest tweets about what it is to grow up catholic in Ireland.

#growingupcatholic being stuck between the kneelers and having to have one knee on each side of the gap

— lauren(@laurenkalteis) July 19, 2015

#GrowingUpCatholic strategically sitting next to your crush at mass so you could hold hands during the Our Father yes I did that no shame

— rachaelmoore(@rachmoore7) July 21, 2015

And then #growingupprotestant. Being forced to open Christmas presents carefully as paper had to be ironed for next year #growingupcatholic

— Donald Clarke (@DonaldClarke63) July 25, 2015

Crowdsourcing sins from other children in the queue while we waited for first confession. #growingupcatholic

— Colette Browne (@colettebrowne) July 25, 2015

Asking everyone 'Who said Mass?' before you went home do you could pretend you went... #growingupcatholic

— Ciara Kelly (@ciarakellydoc) July 25, 2015

#GrowingUpCatholic trying to stay awake during stations of the cross

— catriona(@catrionacorrign) July 19, 2015

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