Between now and Christmas, in the region of 140,000 people throughout the country will be visited by SVP volunteers.
The illness is having a huge impact on Sierra Leonian culture – SLIP.
Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Kieran O’Reilly SMA as Archbishop of Cashel & Emly following the resignation of Archbishop Dermot Clifford on grounds of age.
Archbishop Eamon Martin concelebrates Mass in Italy to mark 1,400th anniversary of death of St Columbanus.
Undocumented’s family life in the US often curtailed by daily stress and constant fear of arrest and deportation.
PLC concerned that decision has implications for freedom of speech and the right to protest peacefully.
Paul Durcan will take part in Addis Ababa 10km run on Sunday on behalf of the Vincentian Lay Missionaries (VLM).
Archbishop of Dublin, Dr Michael Jackson, to launch Advent Appeal for Al Ahli Hospital on Tuesday.
“Schools have to look to the education of the whole person, without ignoring the essential needs of the economy.”
Café Cappuccino is “a key tool for evangelisation and vocations promotion.”
“In effect, it is the same as if Pope Francis himself said the Mass and gave the blessing”.
Delegates who attended Saturday’s gathering will remain on the synod journey right up to 2016.
The two groups aim to work for “an inclusive Church” where laity, religious and clergy work together in collaborative ministry.
Many churches and missionary societies offer the faithful an opportunity to remember their deceased loved ones on the ‘altar list of the dead’ in November.
Growing confusion and error about marriage “will weaken seriously if not totally compromise the Church’s witness” US prelate warns.
Canon John O’Toole of Southwark appointed National Ecumenical Officer and Secretary by the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales.
Inability to cope with the stress of church censure “gave me cancer”.
Bishop of Limerick reminds conference on marriage and the family that “people need to be accepted in the concrete circumstances of life.”
On World Remembrance Day for Road Traffic Victims Dr McDaid recalls the 160 people have lost their lives on Irish roads so far this year.
“If we as priests don’t encourage this culture of discernment, the young men who want to become priests … will slip through the cracks.”
Fr Brian Starken CSSp gives an eyewitness account of everyday life in the Ebola-affected West African country.
Funeral Mass in Belfast of Brendan Megraw – the 23-year-old who was abducted from his home in April 1978.
Funeral of renowned RTE broadcaster and UCD academic takes places in Dublin.
Motivation must be the spread of the Kingdom of God through the building up of human solidarity and a more just world: Bishop McKeown
President of CatholicTV in the US talks about the media, his debut book and his favourite saints.
Provision of washing facilities for the homeless sleeping rough near Vatican.