Sadly there are few references to CHRISTMAS PREPARATIONS OR OBSERVANCES in the surviving annals of Loreto houses in Ireland. In spite of this, glimpses of Christmas traditions as observed in the lifetime of M. Teresa Ball can be seen. To read more click on the link .

Christmas is a time of coming together, meeting up with neglected friends, cherishing our time with FAMILY AND FRIENDS. To read more click on the link .

This festive season, many of us will REMEMBER THOSE AWAY FROM US AT THIS SPECIAL TIME OF YEAR. Letters, emails, telephone calls, any form of communication, can be so important in allowing us to connect with those far from home and friends. To read more click on the link.