Coadjutor bishop of Armagh encourages prayers for vocations.
Total number of priests in Irish Church has fallen by over 400 in less than seven years.
"Potential vocations are all around us."
Alice Cairns trusts in God but still prays that son will be found.
Nearly 100 men and women entered seminaries and religious houses in 2013.
The number of drug-related deaths in Ireland increased from 597 in 2010 to 607 in 2011.
All life is sacred from beginning to end Archbishop Clarke states in presidential address.
“To choose a life as a priest or religious in contemporary Ireland is a radical option, although a hugely fulfilling one.” – Bishop McKeown.
Ban Ki-moon and Pope Francis to discuss fight against poverty and inequality.
Futures based on the primacy of the market are not likely to be just or fair warns SJI.
"The longer a voice is suppressed, the stronger the force and resentment that will accompany it when it eventually explodes and has to be heard."
Mood tense as frustration increases over inaction.
High profile diplomat was heavily involved in the State Visit of President Higgins to the UK in April.
School's alumni are particularly well represented in the world of arts and culture.
Mother of Mercy hospital in the Nuba region provides life-saving care to 150,000.
Pluralism in patronage must not lead to hidden elitism warns Archbishop Diarmuid Martin.
Rise in numbers attending Open Day at Maynooth and among those discerning a vocation.
CofI Archbishop expresses concern over the tension of recent days in Northern Ireland.
Ethical shopping promoted by YCW since Bangladeshi factory collapse last year.
Ten Christian places of worship targeted in crackdown in Zhejiang province.
83-year-old widower marries carer who helped him look after two disabled sons.
Recently commissioned poll shows clear majority of women are opposed to abortion.
Pope to address the commission once all members have been appointed.
Laments that “In some countries you can still go to jail for possessing a Gospel.”
Births outside marriage rise from 3.8% in 1864 to 33.9%, in 2011.
Ruhama calls for “more proactive criminal investigation of the sex trade and other environments where other forms of trafficking can occur.”
Motorists urged to say dedicated prayer before driving.
Report shows 164 allegations notified to National Office between April 2013 and March 2014.
“Intervention by the West did not solve the problems … it produced more chaos and conflict.”
"See the surroundings, experience the life of a seminarian and allow God to work from there.”