Former rugby international player Ronan O'Gara, Norah Casey from Dragon's Den, abuse survivor Marie Collins, and Tyrone manager Mickey Harte among the speakers at Pastoral Congress for WMOF18.
“I want to encourage lay people and Catholics generally to stay involved in social media. You could say it’s a negative environment, there’s a lot of nasty comment, a lot of rough dealings with people. But then we’d abandon that field and let the trolls have it” - Bishop Paul Tighe.
Navan-born Bishop Paul Tighe has been appointed Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Culture
“God loves you and cares for you whether you pitch well or not” – Bishop Paul Tighe.
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin will be one of sixteen strong board.
This is the first time Shakespeare has been performed in the Vatican, and the performance recognises the significance Shakespeare has for world culture.