First service launched in Kildare with a 14-bed supported temporary accommodation service located in Newbridge.
In his Christmas message, Bishop Kevin Doran says the equal dignity of every person is beyond doubt.
Catholic Patriarch of Jerusalem, Archbishop Fouad Twal, appeals on behalf of the people of Gaza.
120 tonnes of non-perishable food donated to help those in need this Christmas.
Ireland’s newest monastery – the Benedictine monks of Silverstream Priory in Co Meath – need €150,000.
71-year-old President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue takes over from Cardinal Bertone.
In their joint message, the Catholic and Church of Ireland bishops of Clogher say Christmas brings hope.
Longford’s Phoenix is seen as a symbol of the renewal for the Irish Church.
Huge community effort in Clondalkin sees enactment of Christmas story five times each day this weekend, bringing patrons inside the story to ‘Bethlehem’.
The CDF has never communicated directly with Fr Flannery or afforded him an opportunity to explain his position, ACP leadership tell Pontiff.
All factors must be considered says moral theologian.
In their Christmas messages, Catholic and Church of Ireland bishops express concern for those living in the “grip of fear”.
Description of babies diagnosed fatal foetal abnormalities as “dead” criticised by support group for parents of children diagnosed with a terminal condition.
New residence in Dublin will enable 26 long-stay residents have a permanent base for six months and will also offer nine emergency beds every night.
Church leaders attend ecumenical carols with students from both communities in Armagh.
Dublin priest based in Sydney struck by how people turned to prayer during siege.
Minister Varadkar accuses Eighth Amendment, which deals with abortion, of being too “restrictive”.
New figures released by Focus Ireland show the number of homeless families in Dublin alone rose to 450 over the first 11 months of this year.
The war in Northern Ireland is over and “we live in peace but we live apart” say students participating in documentary.
Rare first folio of plays dating from 1623 which was discovered in Saint Omer links Bard to the Jesuits.
“A huge honour for us to appoint such a distinguished and respected public figure to our staff at St Mary’s.”
Many who decry the errors of the recent past quickly forget “how much all of us in our own way were part of a culture of empty celebrity in the days of prosperity”.
Greek Orthodox priest in Nazareth warns “What is happening is genocide.”
“From the start we set ourselves a five-year target to achieve a functional cathedral for Christmas 2014″ – Fr Tom Healy.
One of the particular themes Pope Francis stresses is that the call to be Christians begins on the periphery.