Pontiff strongly opposed to same sex marriage.
Talks will seek greater protection for Christians and to bring about a unified government.
Enclosed nuns see internet as a gift from God.
Spending madly in the sales will give some satisfaction but leaves you empty - Archbishop.
Parish must always offer a place of welcome for those who no longer find themselves in stable or conventional family situations.
The elderly may be "hidden exiles" who are marginalised and treated as burdens within their own families.
Number of students in Catholic schools has risen to roughly 58 million.
Leading US Catholic publication names Bernadette Smyth as Catholic of the Year 2013.
Programme highlights impact of Croí na Gaillimhe centre on more than 400 people.
Concern 'monitoring situation' as clashes continue in capitals of oil producing states.
Young people to provide sign of 'visible communion' in Strasbourg.
From January, Roman parishes to apply to attend Pope’s daily Mass at Casa Santa Marta.
Some of those discriminated against live in countries where human rights are guaranteed 'on paper'.
Hundreds of people alone for Christmas received gifts that were unwanted in 2012.
“It is prohibited to celebrate those days in this country.”
Mass-goers attending Christmas Day service targeted.
Pontiff called on God to protect the earth “frequently exploited by human greed and rapacity.”
"Glory to God in the Highest!"
"We easily forget how deeply the narrative of Jesus, Mary and Joseph has shaped Ireland and Europe."
“Christmas spontaneously releases generosity."
Time spent in prayer followed by a private meeting at Mater Ecclesiae monastery.
Primate invites politicians to support Pope Francis' call for all out action on global hunger.
Recovery of economic sovereignty may appease markets but austerity has been "most unjust".
€1.3 million raised in Dublin for the Philippines and Syria.
Papal trip will include Mass in Bethlehem.
“Family and home go together.”
For too many Christmas is marked by “over indulgence, extravagance and selfishness.”
‘The top selling mini-series of all time’ comes to Irish screens.
Priest appointed as Episcopal Vicar for Financial Development.
Medical staff in designated centres able to perform abortions under the terms of the Act.