As far as the international community is concerned, there is so much hypocrisy and lack of will. Clearly, if there is political will, there will be an end to it – Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah, Bishop of Sokoto diocese in Nigeria.
“Celebrations must be beautiful, not worldly, because worldliness depends on the god of money, which is idolatry.”
This is corruption: not earning our daily bread with dignity” - Pope Francis
In contrast to the “holiness, solitude and peacefulness” of the French Marian shrine, daily lives are typically drenched with stories and images from social media, newspapers, magazines, television and films.
“She paid a high price and her family and friends suffered an unimaginable loss. Her integrity gives her still today a noble place our recent history.”
"People of belief and people with a secular inspiration must learn again to how speak with one another constructively and respect one another."
Mexicans urged to turn their country into a land of opportunity where people are no longer destroyed at the hands of the merchants of death.
Bishop Leahy pays tribute to DUP leader Arlene Foster as an example of how we can deal with the past.
Redemptorist Fr Seán Myers serves a community in a Brazilian parish which is over half the size of Ireland.
Visiting Turin, Pontiff calls for a ‘No’ to an economy of waste which excludes persons who do not produce, ‘No’ to corruption and 'No' to the idolatry of money.
Brendan Butler co-founded the Irish El Salvador Support Committee in 1979. Last year he wrote to Pope Francis asking him to hurry on Monsenor Romero's cause.
“Is anyone surprised by this news?” asked Mgr Melchor Sanchez de Toca, director of the Pontifical Council for Culture's sports division.
Workplace exploitation, the unemployed's loss of dignity and the need for good politics highlighted by Pontiff in Naples address.
Pope tells pilgrims that young people need their care so they will not be “robbed of hope and condemned to life on the streets.”
Catholic Primate says New Year's resolution should include personal and public awareness of what trafficking is and how it can be prevented.
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.
In a speech to members of the International Association of Criminal Law Pontiff highlights need to combat human trafficking and corruption.
Solidarity statement issued after mafia boss issues death threat against Fr Luigi Ciotti.
Global climate campaign 350.org petitions Pope Francis.
"What is happening today lies in the years of corruption and mismanagement of state resources which consigned our citizens to a life of misery and squalor” - Bishop.
Spin is rarely the friend of transparency and weakens trust in institutions.
Pontiff tells leaders of religious orders they should not tolerate corruption.
Archbishop Martin addresses members of the judiciary at a Mass to mark the start of the new law term.