About
Shop
Contact Us

News

Refugees and the elderly are outcasts warns Pope

The elderly may be "hidden exiles" who are marginalised and treated as burdens within their own families.

2013.12.30.

Vatican urges schools to commit to Catholic identity

Number of students in Catholic schools has risen to roughly 58 million.

2013.12.29.

Precious Life founder makes Top Catholics list

Leading US Catholic publication names Bernadette Smyth as Catholic of the Year 2013.

2013.12.29.

Work of SVP project featured in radio documentary

Programme highlights impact of Croí na Gaillimhe centre on more than 400 people.

2013.12.29.

Regional leaders meet in Kenya to halt war in South Sudan

Concern 'monitoring situation' as clashes continue in capitals of oil producing states.

2013.12.28.

30,000 young Europeans to attend Taizé gathering

Young people to provide sign of 'visible communion' in Strasbourg.

2013.12.28.

Pope Emeritus joins Pope Francis for lunch

From January, Roman parishes to apply to attend Pope’s daily Mass at Casa Santa Marta.

2013.12.28.

Pope appeals for victims of religious persecution

Some of those discriminated against live in countries where human rights are guaranteed 'on paper'.

2013.12.27.

Cathedral appeals for unwanted Christmas gifts

Hundreds of people alone for Christmas received gifts that were unwanted in 2012.

2013.12.27.

Somali government bans Christmas celebrations

“It is prohibited to celebrate those days in this country.”

2013.12.27.

37 Christians die in Baghdad bomb attacks

Mass-goers attending Christmas Day service targeted.

2013.12.26.

Pope Francis focuses on peace in Urbi et Orbi

Pontiff called on God to protect the earth “frequently exploited by human greed and rapacity.”

2013.12.26.

Happy Christmas from Catholic Ireland News

"Glory to God in the Highest!"

2013.12.25.

Welcome Holy Family Troika urges Bishop Leahy

"We easily forget how deeply the narrative of Jesus, Mary and Joseph has shaped Ireland and Europe."

2013.12.25.

Christmas is not just a day, it is a way of life: Archbishop

“Christmas spontaneously releases generosity."

2013.12.25.

Pope Francis makes Christmas visit to Pope Emeritus

Time spent in prayer followed by a private meeting at Mater Ecclesiae monastery.

2013.12.24.

Cardinal Brady calls for end to world hunger by 2025

Primate invites politicians to support Pope Francis' call for all out action on global hunger.

2013.12.24.

Bishop Crean hits out at Troika’s unjust austerity

Recovery of economic sovereignty may appease markets but austerity has been "most unjust".

2013.12.24.

Archbishop praises “extraordinary” response to food appeal

€1.3 million raised in Dublin for the Philippines and Syria.

2013.12.23.

Pope Francis to visit Israel next May

Papal trip will include Mass in Bethlehem.

2013.12.23.

Pope Francis appeals on behalf of homeless families

“Family and home go together.”

2013.12.23.

Keep Christ at the heart of Christmas Bishop urges

For too many Christmas is marked by “over indulgence, extravagance and selfishness.”

2013.12.22.

Bible blockbuster to air on TV3 over Christmas

‘The top selling mini-series of all time’ comes to Irish screens.

2013.12.22.

Dublin looks to fundraising over smaller contributions

Priest appointed as Episcopal Vicar for Financial Development.

2013.12.22.

Abortion act to become law on 1 January 2014

Medical staff in designated centres able to perform abortions under the terms of the Act.

2013.12.21.

Joy of the Gospel sells out in Veritas stores

Unprecedented interest has people queuing in Dublin store waiting for reprints to arrive.

2013.12.21.

Francis Campbell to lead UK Catholic College

Co Down native takes up role as principal of St Mary's University College Strawberry Hill.

2013.12.21.

Govt cuts force ACCORD to make four staff redundant

Bishop Jones expresses regret as cuts to Family Support Agency grants blamed.

2013.12.20.

Samaritans say make time and listen

Calls expected to surge over Christmas as organisations and services close.

2013.12.20.

Church leaders appeal for peace in South Sudan

UN base in Jonglei state besieged as five days of violence leaves over 500 dead.

2013.12.20.
Online Shop