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# easter - Sunday 8 April, 2012

In full: Pope Benedict's Easter urbi et orbi address
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In full: Pope Benedict's Easter urbi et orbi address

Apr 8th 2012, 12:23 PM 1,936 Views 26 Comments

The full text of Pope Benedict’s Easter morning address the world’s Catholics, as delivered in Rome this morning.

President and Taoiseach to attend ceremony marking 1916 Rising
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President and Taoiseach to attend ceremony marking 1916 Rising

Apr 8th 2012, 9:55 AM 3,274 Views 80 Comments

A ceremony will take place outside the GPO on O’Connell Street in Dublin later today.

What has Easter got to do with buns, bonnets and bunnies?
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# Easter

What has Easter got to do with buns, bonnets and bunnies?

Apr 8th 2012, 8:00 AM 7,802 Views 11 Comments

What do buns, bunnies and bonnets have to do with Easter? We take a look at the traditions.

Archbishop says Catholics should not fear 'bringing Jesus's message into the world'
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# Easter

Archbishop says Catholics should not fear 'bringing Jesus's message into the world'

Apr 8th 2012, 7:30 AM 2,827 Views 113 Comments

In his Easter homily, the Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin says the Church in Ireland is enduring a process of “purification”.

# easter - Saturday 7 April, 2012

9 of the weirdest, scariest Easter bunnies we’ve seen
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From The Daily Edge
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9 of the weirdest, scariest Easter bunnies we’ve seen

Apr 7th 2012, 7:00 PM 8,746 Views 1 Comment

Thought Easter bunnies were harmless and cute? Prepare for the worst with our creepy slideshow.

Today and 5 other days that make you go... 'Meh'
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From The Daily Edge
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Today and 5 other days that make you go... 'Meh'

Apr 7th 2012, 9:15 AM 5,315 Views 20 Comments

There’s no Good Friday drama and no Easter Sunday festivities – but this particular Saturday is just one of a few milestones in the year that really drag.

Easter: Fascinating traditions around the world
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# Easter

Easter: Fascinating traditions around the world

Apr 7th 2012, 8:00 AM 17,477 Views 11 Comments

Different countries celebrate Easter in different ways – from easter trees to dancing around eggs, we take a look at some of the unusual and interesting traditions.

# easter - Friday 6 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Apr 6th 2012, 7:51 PM 6,940 Views 7 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

In pictures: Easter ceremonies begin around the world
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In pictures: Easter ceremonies begin around the world

Apr 6th 2012, 2:45 PM 4,796 Views 56 Comments

Masks, processions, and real-life crucifixions…

POLL: Do the Good Friday licensing laws bother you?
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POLL: Do the Good Friday licensing laws bother you?

Apr 6th 2012, 8:45 AM 14,112 Views 306 Comments

Whatever your take on whether the licensing laws for today should be changed – do the restrictions actually put in or out on your life? Tell us…

# easter - Thursday 5 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Apr 5th 2012, 7:51 PM 4,779 Views 0 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

GALLERY: Think Easter Eggs don't grow on trees? Think again
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From The Daily Edge
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GALLERY: Think Easter Eggs don't grow on trees? Think again

Apr 5th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,383 Views 4 Comments

Well, they don’t GROW on trees – but Volter Kraft’s apple tree will be carrying 10,000 of them this Easter.

# easter - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Cool, wet conditions to continue over Easter weekend
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# Weather

Cool, wet conditions to continue over Easter weekend

Apr 4th 2012, 10:48 AM 2,263 Views 1 Comment

The good news is that there might be some sunny spells on Saturday…

# easter - Sunday 1 April, 2012

Mmmm... It's the sporting tweets of the week
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Mmmm... It's the sporting tweets of the week

Apr 1st 2012, 10:00 AM 1,166 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy wants what Rio Ferdinand has, Darran O’Sullivan celebrates National Cleavage Day and Brian O’Driscoll can’t wait for Easter.

# easter - Sunday 24 April, 2011

Pope uses traditional Easter message to appeal for diplomacy in Libya
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# Easter

Pope uses traditional Easter message to appeal for diplomacy in Libya

Apr 24th 2011, 12:59 PM 275 Views 0 Comments

The Urbi et Orbi message focuses on developments in Africa and the Middle East, as Benedict urges Europe to accept refugees.

Urbi et Orbi: Pope Benedict XVI's Easter message
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# Urbi Et Orbi

Urbi et Orbi: Pope Benedict XVI's Easter message

Apr 24th 2011, 12:51 PM 31 Views 0 Comments

The full text of Pope Benedict’s address to the world’s Catholics, praying for diplomacy and dialogue in the Middle East.

# easter - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Written in the stars: why Easter is a moveable feast
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Written in the stars: why Easter is a moveable feast

Apr 23rd 2011, 9:36 AM 1,280 Views 0 Comments

Why the moon makes Easter a moveable feast – and why you should spend at least some part of today staring at the sun.

# easter - Friday 22 April, 2011

The week in photos
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The week in photos

Apr 22nd 2011, 6:34 PM 1,611 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

24 Filipinos crucified on wooden crosses
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24 Filipinos crucified on wooden crosses

Apr 22nd 2011, 1:00 PM 2,379 Views 0 Comments

Nails are hammered into the palms of devotees and they are hoisted into the air on crosses, watched by tourists.

Tips for staying safe on the roads this Easter
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# Easter

Tips for staying safe on the roads this Easter

Apr 22nd 2011, 11:45 AM 762 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí say there will be a crackdown on drink driving, speeding and the use of mobile phones.

Hot cross fun: all about the traditional Good Friday cake
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From The Daily Edge
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Hot cross fun: all about the traditional Good Friday cake

Apr 22nd 2011, 11:05 AM 1,063 Views 1 Comment

Everything you always wanted to know about hot cross buns, but were afraid to ask.

# easter - Friday 15 April, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 20) The Story of Derek
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Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 20) The Story of Derek

Apr 15th 2011, 7:28 PM 19 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland prepares us for Easter Week with the little-known story of Derek, the 13th – and possibly least-loved – apostle.

# easter - Friday 11 March, 2011

Cardinal Rules Part 15: On Lenten bootcamp for priests
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Cardinal Rules Part 15: On Lenten bootcamp for priests

Mar 11th 2011, 7:04 PM 9 Views 7 Comments

The (not) Primate of All Ireland brings the Fathers on a pre-Easter retreat of expiation and self-flagellation. They also promise to give up pink M&Ms for Lent.

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