Parade kicked off

Despite the weather the Harrisburg Saint Patrick’s Day Parade kicked off at 2:00 and was considered a success.  The General William Thompson Division provided the honor guard for the 1st division, the Irish and AOH division for the parade, photo coverege of the event was provided by our Associate member, Dave Thomas.   Perhaps even more important was the celebration of the Mass at 10:00 at Saint Lawrence Chapel, celebrated by Father Clark with Jacquie Turk providing her rendition of “Our Lady of Knock”.  Father commented how people come to this Mass just to hear her sing.   The Division … Continue reading

Irish Saints for March

MARCH -1- Senan, Colm, Baodán -2- Lughaidh, Conall, Cuan, Finnian, Sléibhín -3- Conall, Killian, Fachtna -4- – -5- Ciarán, Carthach -6- Cairbre, Brigid, Odhrán, Muadhán -7- – -8- Seanán, Ciarán, Cronan, Siadha,l Conan, Beoaodh Mochonna -9- Brigid, Lughaidh, Proinnseas, Séadna -10- Séadna, Colman, Fáilbhe, Kessog -11- Aonghas -12- Killian, Daghán -13- Mochamhóg -14- Flannan, Ultan, Caomhán -15- Eoghan -16- Fionán, Aodhán, Bairfhionn (Barrion), Abbán -17- Patrick, Becan, Faoiltiarn, Tiarnach -18- Conall, Comyn, Maodhóg, Caomhán, Tommán -19- Lachtín -20- Aodhán, Conan Fergus -21- Éanna -22- Fáilbhe -23- Fergus, Mannix, Ciannait -24- Lughaidh, Manchán, Mochta -25- Caimín, Colm -26- Carthach, Cormac, Garbhán, … Continue reading

Irish Saints for February

FEBRUARY -1- Brigid -2- Colman, Fionnach -3- Colman, Caoilfhionn, Conna, Faoileann -4- Loman, Ciarán -5- Fínín (Fineen), Dufach, Liadhnán (Leannan), Ceara -6- Colm, Macha, Mel, Ríofach -7- Aodh, Meallán, Colman, Fintan, Loman, Lonan, Tressan -8- Colman, Fiachra, Fáilbhe, Ceara -9- Ronan, Colman, Caíreach, Ríonach -10- Dearlú, Siollán -11- Fionán Gobnat Dubhán -12- Siadhal, Fionán, Comyn, Cronan, Aodhán, Farannán, Lughaidh, Damhán -13- Conan, Fionán, Cúachnait -14- Manchín (Mannix), Manchán, Fínneachta -15- Bearach, Fergus -16- Aodh, Aengus -17- Fintan, Cormac -18- Aengus, Colman -19- Feichín, Odhrán -20- Cronan -21- Fintan, Colman, Cronan -22- Feichín -23- Eirnín -24- Comyn, Ciarán -25- Cianán -26- … Continue reading

A Note from the President

The Next Greatest Generation?   By Thomas Kane; President Cumberland 2 General William Thompson Division            The media has said with glee this week that 70% of Americans now believe in abortion on demand.  Aside from the usual questioning of their statistics… Since when does that make something clearly wrong … right?  It sort of reminds me of the glee and celebration of Adolph Hitler after most of Europe had fallen to him and his campaign and reign of terror seemed unstoppable; millions of Jews and those who resisted him perished while much of the world stood by and watch afraid … Continue reading