Pro life group says public would be right to distrust any such process after 2013 Oireachtas hearings in relation to the Protection of Life in Pregnancy Bill.
World Day of the Sick message warns against the "great lie" behind ‘quality of life’ arguments that make people think that lives affected by grave illness are not worth living.
On the feast of the Holy Family, Archbishop Neary suggests that “An awareness of the beauty of marital love must be constantly renewed and safe-guarded."
"We owe a debt of gratitude to the Lord Mayor and his staff and to the many organisations working in this area of homelessness for what they have achieved in a short time."
"From the point of view of Catholic teaching on general medical ethics, there is no obligation to use extraordinary means to maintain a life," Archbishop Diarmuid Martin.
Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Advent Christmas Eve: 24-12-14 Gospel: Luke 1: 79 By the tender mercy of our God, the dawn from on high will break upon us, to give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death Reflection: In the shadow of death Millions live literally in the shadow
Tuesday of the Fourth Week of Advent 23-12-14 Gospel: Luke 1:57 ‘The time came for Elizabeth to give birth and she bore a son.’ Reflection: Loving what we create We value what we create: a photo, a work of art,a room, the garden. We value the love we create