Sat, 13 Jun, 2020
No denying it, Hozier has that air of thoroughbred greatness about him.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2019
The ordination of the first priest in the Diocese of Kerry in 11 years has been announced and is to take place in under two weeks’ time in north Kerry.
Wed, 20 Jun, 2018
A Kerry priest who complained about the Eucharist being described on The Late Late Show as “haunted bread” has told parishioners he has “lost the case, but won the war”.
Tue, 08 Aug, 2017
Ryle Dwyer recalls the assassination of Kevin O’Higgins and how, many years later, his family decided to have Mass said for his three killers
Mon, 10 Jul, 2017
The route of the first Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon to be staged on a Sunday has been tweaked to avoid clashing with morning Masses.
Fri, 02 Jun, 2017
Cork City FC supporters paid a moving tribute to Noelle Feeney outside Turner's Cross following the removal of her remains this evening.
Tue, 07 Feb, 2017
Cork City FC last night paid tribute to legendary fan Noelle Feeney, who died yesterday, by making her a permanent honorary trustee.
A Co Kerry priest has lodged a complaint with the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland over the “ridiculing of the Eucharist” on the Late Late Show.
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017
Here’s a briefing on some of the stories and issues highlighted on irishexaminer.com today.
Fri, 23 Oct, 2015
A loving mother of two killed in the Tunisia beach massacre will be remembered for her goodness and kindness, her funeral Mass has heard.
Mon, 06 Jul, 2015
Hundreds queued yesterday to pay their respects to the Athlone couple who were murdered at a beach-side resort in Tunisia a week ago.
Fri, 03 Jul, 2015
Just a day after she should have been celebrating her 19th birthday, Dublin teenager Ana Hick, who died after taking esctasy, was laid to rest following a packed funeral Mass.
Thu, 21 May, 2015
A bunch of green balloons were released into the sky as a community, "bereft of words", laid to rest one of its youngest, two-year-old David Roche, who died last Sunday.
Wed, 16 Jul, 2014
A heartbroken mother was brought to church in a wheelchair to say a final farewell to her only child who died in a road crash.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2014
Counselling is being provided to students at a rural Co Offaly school after an 11-year-old pupil died yesterday morning in a road accident.
Fri, 04 Apr, 2014
A church and graveyard in south Kilkenny have been attacked by vandals who caused thousands of euro worth of damage.
Fri, 03 Jan, 2014
The wife of a mine worker killed in an underground rockfall wept yesterday as she thanked the emergency services for ensuring her husband’s remains were recovered from the mine.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2013
Hundreds of people from farming and GAA circles in Tipperary are due to attend the funeral Mass today of a boy who died after being hit by a trailer.
Sat, 11 Aug, 2012
Prayer candles burned brightly in the church where Maeve Binchy’s funeral took place yesterday — a poignant reminder of the writer’s first book, Light a Penny Candle.
Sat, 04 Aug, 2012
Hundreds of people have attended the funeral of Maeve Binchy in Dublin.
Fri, 03 Aug, 2012
THE relatives of a father of two killed in a violent feud have no wish to see another family suffer a similar tragedy, his requiem Mass in Cork heard yesterday.
Tue, 03 Jan, 2012
THE Lord Mayor of Cork has appealed for the family of a man killed in a violent feud to be given the space to mourn at his funeral Mass, which takes place this morning.
Mon, 02 Jan, 2012
A CHARRED crucifix has become the symbol for a group of priests who decided to hold a 24-hour fast as a mark of their hurt and sorrow at the Church’s child abuse scandals.
Sat, 27 Aug, 2011
THE pregnant widow of a man killed in the Cork Airport plane crash clutched her young daughters’ hands yesterday as she walked behind his coffin.
Tue, 15 Feb, 2011
The pregnant wife of a man killed in Thursday's plane crash at Cork Airport clutched her young daughters’ hands today as she walked behind his coffin.
Mon, 14 Feb, 2011
Mourners will say a final farewell today to the first victims to be buried from the Cork plane crash that claimed six lives.
THE emergency services who saved six of the 12 passengers of last Thursday’s fateful Manx2 flight, were given a spontaneous round of applause as they attended a Mass in memory of the victims yesterday.
SURVIVORS of doomed flight NM7100 gave graphic details last night of the terrifying final moments on board the plane, which crashed in dense fog at Cork Airport.
Sat, 12 Feb, 2011
A CHAPTER of the Murphy Report detailing child sex abuse carried out by former priest Tony Walsh will be published next week after a High Court ruling yesterday.
Thu, 16 Dec, 2010
One of Ireland’s highest ranking Catholics today denounced the Church for having grown self-centred and arrogant in the wake of the clerical child abuse scandals.
Sun, 12 Dec, 2010
SHANE CLANCY was finally laid to rest yesterday, with mourners at his funeral told of the “cruel darkness” which led to his tragic death and that of Sebastian Creane last weekend.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2009
The only suspect in a horrific murder-suicide that left two people dead had become overwhelmed by darkness, mourners at his funeral Mass heard today.
Thu, 20 Aug, 2009
The 22-year-old student at the centre of last weekend's murder-suicide in Bray is due to be laid to rest later today.
THE late writer, Hugh Leonard, received the traditional applause of the theatre world at his funeral mass in Dalkey yesterday at what mourners were told was his “final curtain call”.
Tue, 17 Feb, 2009
The extinction of playwright and columnist Hugh Leonard’s dazzling energy has left Ireland a poorer place, his funeral heard today.
Mon, 16 Feb, 2009
The funeral of award-winning playwright Hugh Leonard is taking place in Dublin today.
The removal takes place this evening of the late writer Hugh Leonard, who died last week at the age of 82.
Sat, 14 Feb, 2009
Murdered advertising executive Celine Cawley was laid to rest today as mourners paid tribute to a woman of flair who acted with panache and style.
Tue, 23 Dec, 2008
The 46-year-old media executive found dead at her home in north Co Dublin last week is due to be laid to rest later today.
Conor Cruise O'Brien is due to be laid to rest at Glasnevin cemetery in Dublin today.
Mon, 22 Dec, 2008
MANY people were moved to tears yesterday, on hearing a touching family tribute to a father and son who were murdered a week yesterday.
Thu, 03 Apr, 2008
The father and son shot dead at their home in Co Kerry last week are due to be laid to rest at Murher cemetery this afternoon.
Wed, 02 Apr, 2008
The removals of the father and son shot dead in Co Kerry last week are due to take place in Listowel this evening.
Tue, 01 Apr, 2008
A 15-YEAR-OLD boy who died at the weekend after his bicycle collided with a hackney cab has been named as Dylan Stark.
Mon, 11 Feb, 2008
Memorial services are taking place in Co Meath today to mark the first anniversary of last year's Kentstown bus crash.
Tue, 23 May, 2006
THE FAMILY of murder victim Siobhan Kearney made an impassioned plea yesterday for her killer to be caught.
Mon, 13 Mar, 2006
The removals of the victims of a double shooting at the weekend will take place this evening.
Mon, 05 Sep, 2005
TWO young girls taken way before their time, two funeral Masses, two slow processions to the graveyard, one community.
Fri, 27 May, 2005
MOURNERS attending the funerals of the victims of the Co Meath bus crash were told their deaths were not in vain if they prompted the country to think of the welfare of our children.
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