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Turning The Sod

Turning The Sod

To make a long story very short the sod for the new centre was turned in February in 2013 by Rita Minehan, csb. The construction begun in 2013 continued apace..Read More

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A Jolt into Action

2012 was probably the darkest period of our journey towards a new centre. Two occurances in late 2012 were catalysts in giving us the courage to move forward with construction…Read More

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Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama

Meanwhile the mission continued in Solas Bhride. Solas Bhride was honoured to host the visit of the Dalai Lama to Kildare town in 2011. He addressed over 1,000 people in..Read More

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The Brigid Flame

The Brigid Flame

We take a leap forward to 2006 when Kildare County Council commissioned a sculpture to house the Brigid Flame in the Market Square in Kildare town. President Mary McAleese presided..Read More

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Christlight

Solas Bhride and Cairde Bhride were involved in the preparation and celebration of the Christlight on the Curragh Plain in the year 2000, when over 20,000 people gathered for an..Read More

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Thomas Berry

As Solas Bhride developed, we too grew more conscious of the interconnectedness of all creation and the need to care for planet earth and the whole community of life. A..Read More

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