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# easter - Friday 30 March, 2018

Mary Magdalene: 'A queen of nobility wrongly cast as prostitute by womb-envying patriarchs'
# Column
# Column

Mary Magdalene: 'A queen of nobility wrongly cast as prostitute by womb-envying patriarchs'

Mar 30th 2018, 9:00 AM 3,420 Views 127 Comments

Her name and reputation are finally being resurrected, writes Grace Vaughan.

The weather for the Easter weekend is going to be wintry, blustery and frosty
# Weather
# Weather

The weather for the Easter weekend is going to be wintry, blustery and frosty

Mar 30th 2018, 8:04 AM 17,316 Views 4 Comments

Here’s all you need to know about the weather as the long weekend kicks in.

# easter - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Sugar hangovers and recipe brainstorms: What's it really like to work in a chocolate factory?
# Willy Wonka
# Willy Wonka

Sugar hangovers and recipe brainstorms: What's it really like to work in a chocolate factory?

Mar 28th 2018, 5:42 PM 3,201 Views 0 Comments

Hazel Mountain’s staff spend their days making and tasting the good stuff.

4 events for... anyone sick of chocolate this Easter weekend
# Bank Holiday Events
# Bank Holiday Events

4 events for... anyone sick of chocolate this Easter weekend

Mar 28th 2018, 5:33 PM 299 Views 0 Comments

With four days off, that sugar high is bound to drop eventually, so here’s where to go.

In 1987, a little girl hilariously complained that RTÉ were sabotaging her commitment to Lent by advertising sweets
# RTE Archives
From The Daily Edge
# 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 30,099 Views 3 Comments

We can relate.

# easter - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Spring-like conditions today - but wintry showers set to return before Easter
# Incoming
# Incoming

Spring-like conditions today - but wintry showers set to return before Easter

Mar 24th 2018, 10:28 AM 28,706 Views 17 Comments

Sometimes it snows in April, as Prince once sang.

# easter - Monday 12 March, 2018

Poll: Have you eaten a bit of Easter Egg already this year?
# Be Honest
# Be Honest

Poll: Have you eaten a bit of Easter Egg already this year?

Mar 12th 2018, 1:25 PM 14,100 Views 26 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# easter - Friday 19 January, 2018

An Irish guy brilliantly suggested how Cadbury can redeem themselves after removing the Curly Wurly from selection boxes
# Curlywurly
From The Daily Edge
# Curlywurly

An Irish guy brilliantly suggested how Cadbury can redeem themselves after removing the Curly Wurly from selection boxes

Jan 19th 2018, 2:45 PM 10,121 Views 8 Comments

He wrote a very long letter. That’s how you get stuff done.

# easter - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Why are Easter eggs already on sale in Irish stores?
# Lenten Vows
# Lenten Vows

Why are Easter eggs already on sale in Irish stores?

Jan 7th 2018, 6:15 AM 32,626 Views 40 Comments

Retailers say it’s because some people want them, but are there other reasons?

# easter - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Too soon? Easter eggs are already appearing on supermarket shelves all over Ireland
# Too Soon
From The Daily Edge
# Too Soon

Too soon? Easter eggs are already appearing on supermarket shelves all over Ireland

Jan 2nd 2018, 2:30 PM 5,560 Views 14 Comments

The Christmas tree isn’t even down yet.

# easter - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Up to €8,000 stolen from Trocaire boxes in Clare church
# Donations
# Donations

Up to €8,000 stolen from Trocaire boxes in Clare church

Apr 18th 2017, 9:38 PM 18,089 Views 30 Comments

The thieves broke into a safe before escaping with the cash.

# easter - Monday 17 April, 2017

Donald Trump hosts Easter Egg Roll (and Sean Spicer met his rabbit replacement)
# Easter Monday
# Easter Monday

Donald Trump hosts Easter Egg Roll (and Sean Spicer met his rabbit replacement)

Apr 17th 2017, 10:02 PM 14,344 Views 21 Comments

We’re sorry to say that Sean Spencer didn’t return to his role as the fluffy White House Easter Bunny.

15 of the quickest reactions to Trump's appearance with the Easter Bunny
# Easter Egg Roll
From The Daily Edge
# Easter Egg Roll

15 of the quickest reactions to Trump's appearance with the Easter Bunny

Apr 17th 2017, 4:33 PM 7,448 Views 2 Comments

That time of year.

Longford community 'devastated' by theft of tabernacle from church
# Easter Sunday
# Easter Sunday

Longford community 'devastated' by theft of tabernacle from church

Apr 17th 2017, 11:44 AM 20,273 Views 50 Comments

The discovery was made yesterday morning by a local priest when he arrived to prepare for Easter mass.

Poll: Are you going to a Cruinniú na Cásca event today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you going to a Cruinniú na Cásca event today?

Apr 17th 2017, 7:00 AM 14,516 Views 39 Comments

Events are set to take place nationwide today for the first of what is aimed to be a new national day.

# easter - Sunday 16 April, 2017

How Bad Are You At Being Catholic?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

How Bad Are You At Being Catholic?

Apr 16th 2017, 9:30 PM 12,039 Views 7 Comments

We can tell you.

At what age are you 'too old' to get an Easter egg off your parents?
# Egg On Your Face
From The Daily Edge
# Egg On Your Face

At what age are you 'too old' to get an Easter egg off your parents?

Apr 16th 2017, 3:38 PM 13,745 Views 5 Comments

The burning question of the day.

Nails used in crucifixions among recently discovered artefacts from the time of Jesus
# Sign Of The Times
# Sign Of The Times

Nails used in crucifixions among recently discovered artefacts from the time of Jesus

Apr 16th 2017, 7:45 AM 18,322 Views 53 Comments

Artefacts such as vases, cooking utensils and jewellery were also found recently.

# easter - Saturday 15 April, 2017

17 awkward moments every Irish person has experienced at Mass
# Growing Up Catholic
From The Daily Edge
# Growing Up Catholic

17 awkward moments every Irish person has experienced at Mass

Apr 15th 2017, 8:00 PM 15,437 Views 9 Comments

It’s a minefield.

Column: 'I'd like to know the science of the resurrection but my belief goes beyond an empty tomb'
# Happy Easter
# Happy Easter

Column: 'I'd like to know the science of the resurrection but my belief goes beyond an empty tomb'

Apr 15th 2017, 8:00 PM 295 Views 173 Comments

Hope for humanity is the key Easter message, writes Fr Richard Gibbons.

For everyone who does not get the fuss about Creme Eggs, at *all*
# Goo Away
From The Daily Edge
# Goo Away

For everyone who does not get the fuss about Creme Eggs, at *all*

Apr 15th 2017, 2:00 PM 6,552 Views 5 Comments

We will not go with the goo.

# easter - Friday 14 April, 2017

Here's why your dog shouldn't eat chocolate
# Easter Warning
# Easter Warning

Here's why your dog shouldn't eat chocolate

Apr 14th 2017, 9:00 PM 38,779 Views 22 Comments

Dogs Trust has released a warning to pet owners this Easter.

Poll: Do you mind that the pubs weren't open today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you mind that the pubs weren't open today?

Apr 14th 2017, 8:00 PM 42,836 Views 147 Comments

A 1927 law dictates that alcohol cannot be sold on Good Friday.

Mad Hatter's tea party, fairies and an awful lot of egg hunts: here's what's on this Easter weekend
# Eggcellent
# Eggcellent

Mad Hatter's tea party, fairies and an awful lot of egg hunts: here's what's on this Easter weekend

Apr 14th 2017, 7:00 AM 11,655 Views 4 Comments

Will you be egg hunting this weekend?

# easter - Thursday 13 April, 2017

A five-year-old Tallaght boy in junior infants recreated the crucifixion out of Lego
# On The Cross
From The Daily Edge
# On The Cross

A five-year-old Tallaght boy in junior infants recreated the crucifixion out of Lego

Apr 13th 2017, 6:56 PM 9,326 Views 3 Comments

Ah, Easter.

There are some major changes to train services this Easter weekend
# Disruption
# Disruption

There are some major changes to train services this Easter weekend

Apr 13th 2017, 11:57 AM 16,911 Views 21 Comments

Northside Darts will not be running.

# easter - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Just 8 of the most bonkers ways you can eat Easter Eggs in Ireland right now
# Eggcellent
From The Daily Edge
# Eggcellent

Just 8 of the most bonkers ways you can eat Easter Eggs in Ireland right now

Apr 11th 2017, 2:55 PM 10,540 Views 0 Comments

Delicious.

Dublin's Lighthouse Cinema is screening some brilliant Irish films for free this weekend
# Cruinniú Na Cásca
From The Daily Edge
# Cruinniú Na Cásca

Dublin's Lighthouse Cinema is screening some brilliant Irish films for free this weekend

Apr 11th 2017, 10:30 AM 5,025 Views 0 Comments

Happy Easter, one and all!

# easter - Monday 10 April, 2017

Sinn Féin wants a new election if there's no deal in the North by weekend
# Easter Deadline
# Easter Deadline

Sinn Féin wants a new election if there's no deal in the North by weekend

Apr 10th 2017, 3:08 PM 12,266 Views 55 Comments

Michelle O’Neill has slammed the DUP and the British government as the deadline to agree a deal approaches.

# easter - Sunday 9 April, 2017

The weather for the Easter weekend will be 'cold, breezy, mild and dry'
# All Over The Place
# All Over The Place

The weather for the Easter weekend will be 'cold, breezy, mild and dry'

Apr 9th 2017, 11:34 AM 15,758 Views 8 Comments

Great.

# easter - Friday 7 April, 2017

Brown Thomas are selling a €400 Easter egg and we have some questions
# Easter
From The Daily Edge
# Easter

Brown Thomas are selling a €400 Easter egg and we have some questions

Apr 7th 2017, 5:16 PM 11,618 Views 7 Comments

This weighs more than a newborn.

# easter - Monday 3 April, 2017

Finally, deep fried Creme Eggs have made their way to Dublin
# Fried Eggs
From The Daily Edge
# Fried Eggs

Finally, deep fried Creme Eggs have made their way to Dublin

Apr 3rd 2017, 1:30 PM 5,443 Views 4 Comments

One Dublin pub has come through for us.

# easter - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Ireland's pilgrim paths: 'They're the great leveller - you could be Bill Gates or unemployed'
# Heritage Walks
# Heritage Walks

Ireland's pilgrim paths: 'They're the great leveller - you could be Bill Gates or unemployed'

Mar 26th 2017, 8:30 AM 15,088 Views 12 Comments

This Easter, National Pilgrim Paths Week will take place.

# easter - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'We've outgrown this dated practice': Bill tabled to open pubs on Good Friday
# Billy Lawless
# Billy Lawless

'We've outgrown this dated practice': Bill tabled to open pubs on Good Friday

Feb 23rd 2017, 3:39 PM 26,123 Views 193 Comments

Irish pubs are an “intrinsic part” of our tourism offering and we should end this practice, said Senator Billy Lawless.

# easter - Monday 6 February, 2017

Publicans say Good Friday alcohol ban has no place in a modern Ireland
# Booze Ban
# Booze Ban

Publicans say Good Friday alcohol ban has no place in a modern Ireland

Feb 6th 2017, 6:00 PM 20,233 Views 140 Comments

Publicans have made a fresh appeal for the ban on selling alcohol on Good Friday to be lifted.

# easter - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Four men are accused of raping a child on Easter Sunday
# Utah
# Utah

Four men are accused of raping a child on Easter Sunday

Apr 6th 2016, 8:07 AM 29,962 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in the small city of Vernal in northeastern Utah.

# easter - Friday 1 April, 2016

These smart kids made a human arrow to point a police helicopter towards two burglars
# Crime Fighters
# Crime Fighters

These smart kids made a human arrow to point a police helicopter towards two burglars

Apr 1st 2016, 9:43 PM 28,505 Views 25 Comments

Police, camera, action.

# easter - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Beyoncé and Blue Ivy went to an Easter egg hunt at the White House and it was adorable
# Barack My Heart
From The Daily Edge
# Barack My Heart

Beyoncé and Blue Ivy went to an Easter egg hunt at the White House and it was adorable

Mar 29th 2016, 8:06 AM 5,908 Views 0 Comments

There were bunny ears.

# easter - Monday 28 March, 2016

Storm Katie has been battering Britain this weekend
# Batten The Hatches
# Batten The Hatches

Storm Katie has been battering Britain this weekend

Mar 28th 2016, 12:20 PM 17,860 Views 4 Comments

Luckily, we’ve missed the worst of it here, but France has also been affected by storms.

Here's how the world's media saw our 1916 Rising celebrations
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Here's how the world's media saw our 1916 Rising celebrations

Mar 28th 2016, 11:05 AM 61,552 Views 115 Comments

We take a look.