Grandparents’ Faith Cafe opening online on Thursday 16 March

The Grandparents’ Faith Café will open again online on Thursday 16 March 2023 online via Zoom.

The CGA is delighted to announce Father Bryan Shortall Ofm Cap as guest speaker. He will speak on the theme of the Stations of the Cross.  

Fr Bryan Shortall OFM Cap joined the Capuchin Order in 1987 and was ordained to the priesthood in 1997. He graduated with an MA in school chaplaincy from Mater Dei/DCU in 2004. He has worked in various ministries to date, including school and hospital chaplaincy, parish ministry and local leadership in the Capuchin Order. He is currently based in the National Shrine of St Pio, Capuchin Friary, Church Street. Father Bryan was with us at the Faith Café in the very early days and we are delighted to be welcoming him back.

You might be interested in Father Bryan’s new book which will part of our reflections at the Faith Café. You can find out more about it here.

Please come along on and invite someone who has not attended before to come along too.

Registration is open now

Please click on the link below to register in advance of the meeting. After you register you will receive a confirmation email with the Zoom link to join the meeting on 16 March. Please check your spam folder as well as your inbox.


The Zoom meeting will begin at 7.30PM local time to UK. 

Please check the time difference for where you are to avoid missing out.

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