On second day of Turkey visit, Pontiff prays with Grand Mufti at Blue Mosque and later prays with Ecumenical Patriarch and celebrates Mass for Catholic communities.
First Sunday of Advent –1-12-2014 Gospel: Mk 13:33 ‘Beware, keep alert, you do not know when the time will come.’ Reflection: Waiting for the Messenger People often say ‘my time has come’, meaning that they have no control over the time of death. It is true that in many of the biggest areas of life,
Dean Sammy Crooks, who died in a road accident in 1986, staged his first Christmas sit-out for charities in 1976, establishing a tradition continued by all his successors.
ADVENT 2014 Prologue Advent/Prechristmas times These Advent has many aspects; entertainment, gifts, cards toys, trees, home/office parties, Santa visits, reindeers, decorations, holidays, special food, buying, selling, Christmas songs and who knows , maybe even some snow – all in preparation for the big day . It is an extraordinary blend of cheerfulness and sadness, of
Bill will hold sex buyers to account for their key role in fuelling organised crime and perpetrating abuse against victims of trafficking and exploitation.
Fr Robert Reed is the CEO of a major Catholic television network in the US. He has just published his first book. He talks about the saints, priesthood, renewal and 'Renewed'.
Celebrating the restoration of the Dublin church, Archbishop says the parish can begin to set priorities for its pastoral mission in the years to come.
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.