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Bishop Brendan Leahy

Pope Francis urges people of Limerick to pray for him

Pontiff singles out Irish diocese for special mention at general audience.


Irish Church marks Day for Life & Rosary Sunday

Bishop Leahy pays tribute to Donal Walsh who “encouraged us all to really value the gift of every moment.”


Bishop Leahy announces 2016 synod for Limerick

Synod will take place over three days bringing together 400 delegates who will set out a path for renewal for the Church in Limerick.


New priest ordained for Limerick diocese

Fr David Casey's ordination will be the last for the next five or six years.


Limerick diocese readies for decline in priests

After this month's ordination Limerick will wait five or six years more for another ordination.


Bishops launch Irish Catholic Catechism for Adults

Resource for adults looking for explanations and apt examples of what Catholics believe.


Northern Ireland to host landmark Christian event

Hundreds from all over island to attend July gathering underlining unity among Christians.


Vocations Sunday underlines call of every Christian

Coadjutor bishop of Armagh encourages prayers for vocations.


New Mass setting marks Limerick’s culture role

Easter vigil to be broadcast live from St John's to mark status as National City of Culture.


Link between John Paul II and Limerick recalled

As a man of culture, John Paul II, would be delighted to be celebrated during Limerick's Year of Culture: Bishop.


Archbishop and Bishop concerned by violence

“It is really damaging the fabric of the way we live."


“Alcohol is our national wound” Limerick bishop warns

Many families’ lives devastated by abuse of alcohol.


Churches together help Limerick’s flood victims

Catholic and Church of Ireland dioceses working in support of St Mary’s Parish flood relief fund.


Bishop Leahy leads funeral tributes to Tom O’Gorman

"He has prompted us to enlarge our hearts to a new capacity of love."


Women must be more involved in Church’s decision-making

"We must discover ways and structures to do so," Bishop Brendan Leahy suggests.


Bishop pays tribute to Limerick’s Presentation Sisters

Presentation Secondary School celebrates 125 years.


Maynooth to mark anniversary of Sacrosanctum Concilium

Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy one of the first issues considered by Vatican II.


Bishop Leahy thanks abuse victims who hung on to faith

Morale among Irish priests “very challenged” by abuse scandals.


Bishop of Limerick seeks to open up dialogue with youth

Catholics need to establish a connection between faith and life.


Bishop pays tribute to St Munchin’s on 50th anniversary

Past pupils of Limerick's oldest school include many international rugby stars.


Bishop urges Limerick to rejoice at triumph over “gangland evil”

City and people urged to concentrate on building a better future.

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