Popular US women’s retreat starting in Dublin tonight
Last weekend about 175 women attended the Shine Retreat, and – unsurprisingly – there are only 20 tickets left for the 2-day retreat Blessed Is She.
Bishop Farrell of Ossory to establish 13 pastoral areas
These groupings will permit our individual parishes to become stronger, more alive, and be in a position to offer an even greater level of service in their communities – Bishop Farrell.
Inhabitants of this planet in peril says President
Climate change is the most pressing issue facing us all as a global community – President Michael D Higgins at the Cork Conference on Intergenerational Climate Justice.
MSC memorial Mass attracts global interest
“Bereavement touches us all and the service is a very special way for families to remember together,” state the organisers.
After tragedy, HSE shares shortcomings of foetal anomaly testing
The recent instruction from the HSE obligating medical staff to inform pregnant women about the limitations of foetal anomaly tests has regrettably come too late for at least one baby – Eilís Mulroy.
SVP appeals for books for children
Just ten minutes a day of reading with children of all ages can help create readers for life and make a crucial difference to their future.
Ashley Bratcher, star in pro-life film, in exclusive interview
I was one of those people who was middle of the road. I didn’t really know what happened during an abortion procedure. When Abby described it I just thought how blinded I had been – Ashley Bratcher.
“Week of Witness” for persecuted Christians
We will provide the opportunity for the faithful to gather as a community and pray not only for persecuted Christians – but also for the persecutors of Christians (ACN Ireland).
Neutrality is not an option in the conflict between right and wrong, diplomats are told
“The cynical disregard of truth, the deliberate manipulation of information, has become endemic at the highest levels and has proved corrosive and destructive of our society,” said Canon David Oxley.
Prayers for Midlands power workers as ESB pulls plug on Lanesboro and Shannonbridge
There are now very serious concerns about the consequences to the viability of Bord na Móna as an iconic Irish company, says Bishop Francis Duffy
More than 100,000 children to benefit from SVP and Sally Army joint Christmas appeal
"Last year alone more than 50,000 gifts were distributed to families in need locally," said Major Paul Kingscott, the Salvation Army’s divisional leader.
Maynooth poised for dynamic role in 21st century as it celebrates 225th anniversary, says primate
"Maynooth’s potential for encounter and exchange is unique: three partner institutions, side by side on this historic campus, perfectly situated in one of most attractive towns in this country - the possibilities for study, research, community building and dialogue are endless."
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