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Commemoration article in the Irish Examiner

17 October 2013
Commemoration article in the Irish Examiner
On the 21st of October the second in a series of five monthly articles complementing the ‘Time in Transition — It’s about Time 2’ programme was published by the Irish Examiner. It can be accessed here. This article focuses on 'Commemoration' and it aims to draw analogies between the commemorative monuments of our past and how we commemorate and celebrate today. A launch article published in May can be viewed here. The first article in the monthly series, published in September, focuses on 'Pilgrimage' and can be acccessed here.

Check out the following websites which complement the ‘Commemoration’ article in the Irish Examiner (Monday 21st October). This is part of the Worship and Commemoration Theme within the resource for the Transition Year Option (see Theme I, Unit 1, Lessons 1 and 2a/2b) which can be accessed via the homepage on this site.

To discover how our brains make memories click here

 

The Gathering - whats is all about? see here

 

Who was Sam Maguire? Find out here

 

To find out about birthday celebrations from around the world click here

 

Famous last words - read them here

 

Newgrange - read articles about it here

 

Discover funeral traditions from around the world here

 

We are into a decade of commemorations, click here to find out more