The Humanist Association of Ireland

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About humanism in Ireland

The Humanist Association of Ireland is a community of people who believe in humanist principles and aspire to a fair, balanced, ethical and responsible secular society.

The HAI advocates for the equal treatment of people of no religion by the State and provides a forum for people to meet, share experiences and develop their humanist ideals in an informal, friendly, and inclusive environment.


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Siobhán Walls, celebrant, provides morning reflection on Radio 1

HAI accredited celebrant, Siobhán Walls, provided yesterday’s reflection on Radio One’s “A Word in Edgeways”. You can listen to her inspiring reflection on how death makes us appreciate living. The “A Word in Edgeways” slot broadcasts on Rising Time with Shay Byrne at 06:15 every weekday morning. It offers reflections by people from all walks…

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